History
Arkansas State University-Jonesboro
Degree:  Bachelor of Arts
Major:  History
 2006-2007
Students requiring developmental course work based on low entrance exam scores (ACT, SAT, ASSET, COMPASS) may not be able to complete this program of study in eight (8) semesters.  Developmental courses do not count toward total degree hours.  Students having completed college level courses prior to enrollment will be assisted by their advisor in making appropriate substitutions.   In most cases, general education courses may be interchanged between semesters.    A minimum of 45 hours of upper division credit (3000-4000 level) is required for this degree.  Mandatory state and institutional assessment exams will be required during your degree program.  Failure to participate in required assessments may delay graduation.
Year 1   Year 1
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
ENG 1003 Composition I 3 X   ENG 1013 Composition II 3 X
MATH 1023 College Algebra 3 X   HIST 1023 World Civilization since 1660 3  
HIST 1003 FYE Seminar 3     PHIL 1103 or 1503 or SCOM 1203  Intro to Philosophy or Logic & Practical Reasoning or Oral Communications (Critical Think req.) 3 X
HIST 1013 World Civilization to 1660 3 X   PE  1002 Concepts of Fitness 2 X
Foreign Language Elementary I 3     Foreign Language Elementary II 3 X
          ECON 2313 or 2333 or POSC 1003 or POSC 2013 or PSY 2013 or SOC 2013  Principles of Macroeconomics or Economic Issues and Concepts or Intro to Politics or Intro to US Government or Intro to Psychology or Intro to Sociology 3  
Total Hours   15     Total Hours   17  
Year 2   Year 2
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
ENG 2003 or ENG 2013 or PHIL 1103 Intro to Literature I or Intro to Literature II or Intro to Philosophy (if not taken for Critical Thinking requirement) 3 X   ENG 2003 or ENG 2013 or PHIL 1103 Intro to Literature I or Intro to Literature II or Intro to Philosophy (if not taken for Critical Thinking requirement) 3 X
BIOL 1003 Biological Science 3 X   CHEM 1013 or PHSC 1203 or GEOL 1003 or PHYS 1003 or PHYS 2034 or PHYS 2054 Gen Chemistry I or Physical Science or Environmental Geology or Intro to Space Science or University Physics I or General Physics I 3 or 4 X
BIOL 1001 Biological Science Lab 1 X   CHEM 1011 or PHSC 1201 or GEOL 1001 or PHYS 1101 Gen Chem I Lab or Physical Science Lab or Environmental Geology Lab or Space Science Lab (Physics courses include lab) 1 or 0  X
ECON 2313 or 2333 or POSC 1003 or POSC 2013 or PSY 2013 or SOC 2013  Principles of Macroeconomics or Economic Issues and Concepts or Intro to Politics or Intro to US Government or Intro to Psychology or Intro to Sociology (select one not previously  taken) 3 X   ECON 2313 or 2333 or POSC 1003 or POSC 2013 or PSY 2013 or SOC 2013  Principles of Macroeconomics or Economic Issues and Concepts or Intro to Politics or Intro to US Government or Intro to Psychology or Intro to Sociology (select one not previously  taken) 3 X
HIST 2763 United State History to 1876 3 X   HIST 2773 United States History since 1876 3  
Foreign Language Intermediate I 3     Foreign Language Intermediate II 3  
Total Hours   16     Total Hours   12  
Year 3   Year 3
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
AR or MUS or THEA 2503 Fine Arts Visual or Musical or Theatre 3 X   Gen Ed Enhancement Any gen ed course not previously taken or course from approved enhancement list 3 X
HIST 3333 The Practice of History 3     US History See Advisor 3  
US History See Advisor 3     World Hist See Advisor 3  
World Hist See Advisor 3     Elective 3000/4000 Must be History Jr/Sr Level Course 3  
Elective 3000/4000 Must be Jr/Sr Level Course 3     Elective  3000/4000 Must be Jr/Sr Level Course 3  
Elective Student's Choice 3            
Total Hours   18     Total Hours   15  
Year 4   Year 4
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
Elective 3000/4000 Must be History Jr/Sr Level Course 3     HIST 4803 Senior Seminar 3  
European History See Advisor 3 X   US History See Advisor 3  
European History See Advisor 3     Elective Student's Choice 3  
Elective 3000/4000 Must be Jr/Sr Level Course 3     Elective 3000/4000 Must be Jr/Sr Level Course 3  
Elective Student's Choice 3     Elective 3000/4000 Must be Jr/Sr Level Course 3  
Total Hours   15     Total Hours   15  
                 
Total Jr/Sr Hours 45     Total Degree Hours 124  
                 
Graduation Requirements:
Completion of HIST 2763 or HIST 2773 or POSC 2103 
English Proficiency (Grade of C or better in ENG 1003 and ENG 1013)
2.00 GPA in Major
2.00 GPA at ASU
2.00 GPA Overall
Maximum of 31 credit hours via correspondence, extension, examination, PLA, Military or similar means; CLEP (30 hrs max) 
45 JR/SR Hours after completing 30 hours
124 Total Credit Hours
18 of last 24 hours must be ASU-Jonesboro courses
Minimum of 57 hours from 4-year institutions
32 Resident Hours if completing second degree and first degree was not from ASU-J

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