Students who pursue the concentration in U.S.history study the growth and development of human society from all aspects including political, social, economic and cultural.
- Students must complete a minimum of 18 credit hours including 12 of upper division hours for this concentration.
- A minimum of six upper division hours must be taken with the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
- All courses must be completed with a grade of “C” (2.00) or higher.
- M Some courses may have transfer equivalents available from the Maricopa County Community College District, details are provided on the Maricopa County Transfer tab.
Core Survey Courses - 6 hours required
HST 100 Global History to 1500, HU & H & G, (3)
HST 101 Global History Since 1500, HU & H & G, (3)
HST 109 The United States to 1865 (3)M
HST 110 The United States Since 1865 (3)M
U.S. History - 3 hours required
HST 306 Studies in United States History (3)
HST 325 Immigration and Ethnicity in the United States (3)
HST 327 Women in U.S. History, 1600-1880 (3)
HST 328 Women in U.S. History, 1880-1980 (3)
HST 340 American Military History (3)
HST 406 The American Revolution, 1763-1789 (3)
HST 408 Civil War and Reconstruction (3)
HST 413 Contemporary America (3)
HST 456 The Vietnam War (3)
European History - 3 hours required
HST 304: Europe in World History Since 1789 (SB & H), Europe in World History to 1715 (SB & H), Witchcraft and Christianity in the Atlantic World (SB & H) (3)
HST 347: Ancient Greece I: Bronze Age through the Peloponnesian War (3)
HST 361: Witchcraft and Heresy in Europe ((L or HU) & H) (3)
HST 364: Sex and Society in Modern Europe ((L or SB) & H) (3)
HST 302 Gender and Sexuality in Islam, (HU or SB) & G & H, (3)
HST 303 China,Japan & East Asia in World History (SB & H), The British Empire in Asia (SB & H) (3)
HST 372 Modern Middle East (SB & G & H) (3)
HST 391 Modern Southeast Asia (SB & G & H) (3)
HST 456 The Vietnam War (SB & G & H) (3)
Upper Division Elective 3 hours
Select in consultation with an advisor.
NOT HST 492 Honors directed Study
All Interdisciplinary Studies students are required to complete a 12 credit hour core.
BIS 301, BIS 302 and BIS 402 courses require:
A meeting with your academic advisor to:
Ensure both of your concentration areas have been declared
Are working towards completing (or have completed) 1-2 courses in each declared concentration
- One course meeting general studies MA requirement
- ENG 102 or ENG 105 or ENG 108 or First Year Composition Completed
- Minimum 2.00 GPA
Required Courses (12 credit hours):
BIS 301 Foundations of Interdisciplinary Studies, L (3)
BIS 302 Interdisciplinary Inquiry (3)
Prerequisite(s): BIS 301 with C or better
BIS 401 Applied Interdisciplinary Studies (3) (requires application)
Prerequisites: BIS 301 with C or better; BIS 302 with C or better; Minimum of two courses completed in each concentration area
BIS 402 Senior Seminar, L (3)
Prerequisite(s): BIS 301 with C or better; BIS 302 with C or better
For important information, additional major requirements, course descriptions, and application deadlines: Interdisciplinary Studies Core Courses
For assistance in selecting your concentration areas of study complete the Interdisciplinary Studies concentration workshop: Interdisciplinary Studies Pre-Advising Workshop
Transfer to ASU transfer.asu.edu
- How credits transfer to ASU transfer.asu.edu/credits
- How to transfer to ASU from a Two-Year school transfer.asu.edu/ CommunityColleges
Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) transfer students transfer.asu.edu/maricopa
- Courses may fulfill Arizona General Education Curriculum (AGEC) or Associate’s degree requirements, consult with your community college academic advisor for details.
- MCCCD course transfer equivalencies are listed here; they may be applied toward this concentration (maximum of six credits or two courses).
- Information listed was current for this catalog year at the time of printing, consult transfer.asu.edu/maricopa for verification.