World History Graduate Certificate

Unlock the past to gauge the present and future

Gain a better perspective on world history.

Study key historical events in regions like Latin America, Europe, East Asia, the Middle East and more. Use sources (primary and secondary) that give you new insights.

Build a strong foundation in critical thinking, research and analysis.

Program requirements - 18 hours total

World history core courses (9 hrs)
  1. 3 hours - HST 701 Historiography and Historical Methods
  2. 3 hours - World History Primary Source Seminar: HST 792
  3. 3 hours - Required World History Reading Seminar: HST 740, HST 760, HST 770, HST 775, HST 790​​​​​​​
World history additional course requirements (9 hrs)

9 credit hours of World History courses at either the 600 or 700 level. Students may complete additional World History Primary Source Seminars, World History Reading Seminars, and/or World History Research Seminars to meet this requirement. Eligible courses: HST 614, 629, 632, 641, 642, 645, 648, 649, 651, 653, 655, 659, 663, 664, 666, 671, 672, 673, 674, 682, 688, 710, 740, 750, 760, 770, 775, 780, 790, 792