History Minor

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Students must have at least 9 hours in one of the following areas: US, European, or Nonwestern and 6 hours in a second of those fields.

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Hours Requirements
6 Six hours of coursework in History at any level*
9 A minimum of 9 hours of 300- or 400- level History courses taken on the Champaign-Urbana campus, with permission, 3 hours may be study abroad hours.
6 A minimum of 6 additional hours of History courses above the 100-level
21 Total hours required

*A maximum of 6 hours at the 100-level may be used in the minor.

We are working on a new version of the minor. If you'd like to learn more about what it might look like, please contact Wendy Mathewson, the Academic Advisor.

How to “declare” a History Minor

All students intending to declare a minor in History will need to schedule an advising appointment with the Academic Advisor. Please bring a copy of the Statement of Intent to Pursue a Campus-Approved Minor to the appointment.