U.S. History Track

Program can be completed online

Specializing in U.S. history

This 15-hour track provides specialized courses in U.S. history that emphasize the use of primary and secondary sources to further explore major historical events and time periods, such as the American Revolutionary War, women’s history and American education.

Program requirements

The U.S. history track for the History for Teachers Certificate program requires 15 hours of coursework. All track options require the completion of HST 701 Historiography and Historical Methods and 12 additional hours in your chosen content area.

U.S. History Requirements (9 hours):  

9 credit hours of US History courses at either the 600 or 700 level. Students may take complete additional US History Primary Source Seminars and/or US Reading Seminars to meet this requirement.  Eligible courses:  HST 609, 611, 615, 616, 617, 618, 619, 621, 623, 624, 625, 628, 631, 636, 637638, 698, 720, 724, 725, 730, 783, 784, 785, 786, 787 

To successfully complete this certificate program, you must maintain a 3.0 GPA in all of your coursework.