History Minor, Requirements
18 semester hours of course credit are required for the history minor. To complete a minor in history, you will need to complete one course in U.S. history - either HY 120 or HY 121*; and complete any two of:
HY 101 - Western Civilization I OR HY 104 - World History to 1600
HY102 - Western Civilization II OR HY105 - World History 1600 to Present
HY 120 - The United States to 1877
HY121 - The United States Since 1877
The remaining 9 semester hours of credit can be selected from history electives; 6 hours must be taken at or above the 300-level. A grade of C or better is required in all courses applied to the minor.
*Please Note: HY 101, HY 102, HY 120 and HY 121 may also apply toward Core curriculum Area IV.
Students are strongly advised to refer to the UAB Undergraduate Catalog for additional information on the core curriculum, major, and minor requirements. Direct any questions to the CAS Advising Office located in Heritage Hall 510, 975-0097.