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History Minor


Required Courses

Select history courses from two or more areas on the Core Course Distribution List (U.S. History, European History, Global/Comparative History). At least 10 credits of coursework for the minor must be upper-division. At least 10 credits of this minor must be completed at Eastern Washington University.

Total credits for above minor: 18 Credits


This minor satisfies the endorsement for grades 5-12.

Note: This minor endorsement requires a grade of 2.5 in all coursework done in the minor at Eastern.

Required Courses

  • HIST 104 East Asia: Tradition and Transformation (5) or HIST 365 Latin America History (5)
  • HIST 105 Western Heritage: Origins to the 18th Century (5)
  • HIST 106 Western Heritage: 18th Century to the Present (5) or HIST 306 Modern Europe (5)
  • HIST 303 U.S. History, 1607-1877 (5), and HIST 304 U.S. History, 1877-Present (5), and HIST 483 History and Government of the Pacific Northwest (5)

Total credits for above minor Course Requirements for Teacher Certification/Add-on Endorsements: 30 Credits

(For students who currently possess a Washington State Teaching Certificate)

What will I study?

Students will study a wide variety of history classes, plus courses in related fields.


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