Curriculum

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Associate of Arts

First Year

  Course Title Credits
  HIST 1211* U.S. to 1865 3
GenEd: CA    Choose from approved foreign language courses. 4
GenEd: CS  COLS 1000 Introduction to College Success: First-Year Seminar 3
GenEd: CW ENGL 1010*+  English I: Composition 3
GenEd: QR MATH 1000*+ -OR- Integrated Problem Solving Quantway II 3
GenEd: QR MATH 1400*+ -OR HIGHER- College Algebra 3
      Semester Credits 16
  Course Title Credits
  HIST 1110^ Western Civilization I (Spring Only) 3
    Choose from second-year foreign language courses. 4
GenEd: AA    Choose from approved Aesthetic Analysis courses. 3
GenEd: CV  CO/M 2010* Public Speaking 
GenEd: STEM   Choose from faculty-approved STEM courses 3-4
      Semester Credits 16-17

Second Year

  Course Title Credits
  HIST 1221* U.S. from 1865 3
  HIST 1251* -OR- Wyoming History 3
  HIST 2290*^ -OR- History of North American Indians (Fall Only) 3
  HIST/WMST 2389* History of Women and the American West (Spring Only) 3
    Choose from faculty-approved elective courses.^ 3
GenEd: LAB GEOG 1010* Introduction Physical Geography 4
GenEd: WY POLS 1000* American Wyoming Government 3
      Semester Credits 16
  Course Title Credits
  HIST 1120*^ Western Civilization II (Spring Only) 3
  HIST 1251* -OR-  Wyoming History 3
  HIST 2290*^  -OR- History of North American Indians (Fall Only) 3
  HIST/WMST 2389* History of Women and the American West (Spring Only) 3
    Choose from faculty-approved elective courses.^ 3
    Choose from faculty-approved elective courses.^ 3
      Semester Credits 12

Total Credits: 60-61

*This course has at least one prerequisite. Check the Course Descriptions section of the catalog to see the course prerequisites.

+If the placement test score is not adequate for course enrollment, students must complete the appropriate developmental course(s) before enrolling. These courses may increase the total number of program credits. Students should review their math and writing placement with their advisor before planning out their full program schedules.

^Program Comments
Students transferring to a college outside of Wyoming are recommended to enroll in HIST 2290.

Program Electives – History students are required to complete 12-15 program approved elective courses. Electives should be a balance of different disciplines and can come from the following course prefixes:
AGRI, ACCT, AMST, ANTH, ART, ASTR, BADM, BUSN, BIOL, CO/M, CHEM, CMAP, INET, COSC, CRMJ, ECON, EDEX, EDST, EDFD, EDUC, ENGL, ES, GEOG, GEOL, HIST, HUMN, IST, ITEC, MATH, MGT, MKT, MMMM, MOLB, MUSC, PHIL, PHYS, POLS, PSYC, RELI, THEA, SOC, SPAN, FREN, JAPN, ZOO

Teaching History Emphasis – If a student intends to teach history as a career goal, the student should meet with the faculty advisors in both History and Education. The electives below indicate suggested electives for a traditional History student who is pursuing only a History degree.

HIST – LCCC offers a variety of History courses that articulate to universities that students can take at the 1000 and 2000 level.

Choose from approved third-year foreign language courses.

AMST 2010, Introduction to American Studies (fall only) OR AMST 2110, Cultural Diversity in America (spring only)

Other Information
History students need 8 hours in a single foreign language. Sign language does not meet this requirement. History students considering a bachelor's degree in History should consider a third semester of foreign language.