Minor in History


The student must complete at least 18 history credits.*
Ten of the 18 credits must be at the upper-division level (300/400)

A minimum of 3 credits from each of the following fields

Field I (United States and Canada)
Field II (Europe)
Field III (Ancient, Asia, Latin America, Africa)

With the approval of the History Department undergraduate adviser, a student may apply 3 credits of course-work in a related discipline (a cognate course) toward the minor.

*Courses in World Civilizations, as well as Humanities in the Western Tradition (3400:210) and Humanities in the World since 1300 (3400: 221) may not be used to meet minor requirements in History.

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The University of Akron
Department of History
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Akron, Ohio 44325-1902