May 18, 2024  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED BULLETIN]

History Major with Education Licensure

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two non-western courses and eight additional hours of history, at least four hours at 300 or 400 level

Signature Learning Requirements for History/Education Licensure Majors:

  • First Year Seminar
  • Reading and Writing 
  • Oral Communication 
  • Ethics
  • Fine Arts 
  • Religion 
  • Social Science - (Requirement fulfilled by Major)
  • Cultural Pluralism 
  • Natural Science - Students must take a minimum of SIX (6) credit hours of Natural Science courses (the combination of the Natural Science and Society requirement and the Laboratory Science requirement).
  • Humanities 
  • Global Systems 

See Signature Learning   Pathways for a complete listing of applicable cognate courses. Requirements for Education Majors may change depending upon the area of Licensure chosen. 


In addition to the history major, students complete the adolescent to young adult licensure program for integrated social studies. This program prepares the student to seek licensure for teaching social studies in grades 7-12 in public schools. Information regarding the licensure program may be found under the School of Education section of this bulletin.

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