History (Minor)

This program was approved for students entering the university in the Summer 2023–Spring 2024 catalog year. For more information about catalog year, go to Catalog Year Information.

Minor in History
Unit: College of Arts and Sciences (AS)
Department: History 
Academic Plan Code(s): HISTMINOR

Program Requirements

Select two (2) of the following: 6
History of Civilizations I - D2, SBH
History of Civilizations II - SBH, D2
The World Since 1900 - D2, SBH
American History I - SBH, D1
American History II - SBH, D1
Two (2) electives from The Americas area at 300 level or above 16
Two (2) electives from The World area at 300 level or above 26
Minimum Total Hours18

300+ level courses in the history of the Caribbean, Latin America, and/or the United States. 


300+ level courses in the history of Africa, Asia, Europe, and/or the Middle East. 

At least three (3) hours of the courses for the minor must be at the 500 level.

At least three (3) semester hours of the requirements for a minor must be successfully completed while enrolled in the University of Louisville.