Major

Within the minimum 122-semester-hour degree, 33 semester hours in history are required for the major, with at least 18 credit hours in courses at the 3000 and higher levels.

Students must take at least six credit hours in American history, six credit hours in European history, and six credit hours in African, Asian, Latin American or Middle Eastern history. Students can earn six credit hours towards the history major if they received at least a four on an AP history exam.

For more information on the major, contact the Director of Undergraduate Studies: HistoryDUS@smu.edu

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