NSU History, B.A.: A history major is particularly suitable for individuals planning to continue their education in graduate history programs or in professional schools such as law or divinity. Career opportunities are also available in government service, journalism, and other occupations and professions requiring a broad background, critical thinking, and research ability.
Major guidelines / regulations: The History (HIST) major requires two introductory courses (six hours) is each of three areas western civilization (one taken for general education humanities credit), world history, and U.S. history (one taken for general education social science credit), six hours in advanced hours course in each of those same areas, and six hours of advanced history electives, and the one-hour senior seminar. The History major requires the completion of an 18-hour minor in another discipline of your choice.
What it takes to complete a bachelor’s degree from NSU. If you don’t complete your AA at TCC, you will need to meet NSU’s specific general education requirements. You must have at least 124 hours completed to earn a bachelor’s degree. Of those hours, 60 must be from a university (4 year school), 40 must be junior and senior (3000/4000) level, and half of the hours in your major must be from NSU. You must also be both English and computer proficient. This means that you must pass English Composition I & II with a “C” or better and demonstrate computer proficiency (high school or college course work / test). Therefore, when you transfer to NSU, you will likely need to complete around 64 more hours in order to earn your bachelor’s degree.