Skip to main content

This is your Donation message.

Academic Program Guide


ACADEMIC MAP (Effective Summer 2019 and after)

This map is a term-by-term sample course schedule. The milestones listed to the right of each term are designed to keep you on course to graduate in four years. The Sample Schedule serves as a general guideline to help you build a full schedule each term. The General Eucation and Elective courses must be selected to satisfy all area and multicultural requirements unless your program meets these requirements with major courses. Milestones are courses and special requirements necessary for timely progress to complete a major. Missing milestones will result in one of two types of map registration stops. The first level (Degree Map Off-track) is placed following grade posting if the student has missed a milestone (course and/or GPA) for the first time in the major. If a student is in non-compliance with milestones for two (2) consecutive semesters (excluding summers), a Major Change Required stop is placed on the student's registration.

The History major affords the student an opportunity to become familiar with the history of Western and World Civilization as well as the history of specialized regions, such as the United State, Europe, Latin America, the Mid-East, Asia and Africa. The large number of elective hours provided in this curriculum permits the student to concentrate on particular historical eras, themes, or regions.

Mapping Coordinator: Shellie Camp

Sample Schedule

Term 1 hrs
ENC1101 Freshman Composition3
AMH2010 A History of the United States to 18653
GE Natural Science3
Foreign Language I4
Milestones 1
Complete ENC1101 ( ≥ C minus )
Term 2 hrs
ENC2135 Research, Genre, and Context 3
1st GE Math (for Liberal Arts I: MGF1106/7)3
AMH2020 A History of the United States since 18653
GE Core Social Science3
Foreign Language II4
Milestones 2
Complete ENC2135 ( ≥ C minus )
Complete 1st GE Mathematics course ( ≥ C minus )
Term 3 hrs
WOH1023 The Modern World to 1815 3
2nd GE Math or Statistcis (for Liberal Arts)3
GE Core Humanities/Cultural Practice3
Foreign Language III4
Milestones 3
Complete or have test credit for at least 3 hours from core courses (AMH2010, AMH2020, WOH1023, or WOH1030/ EUH2000).
Complete 2nd GE Mathematics or Statistics course ( ≥ C minus )
Term 4 hrs
WOH1030 The Modern World since 1815 3
GE Humanities/Cultural Practice3
CGS2060 Computer Fluency 3
GE Core Natural Science with Lab4
AMH 3/40003
Milestones 4
Complete or have test credit for second course from core courses (AMH2010, AMH2020, WOH1023, and WOH1030/ EUH2000).
Term 5 hrs
SPC1017 Fundamentals of Speech or SPC2608 Public Speaking 3
EUH 3/40003
Minor course3
AMH 3/40003
Milestones 5
Civics Literacy requirement
Term 6 hrs
EUH 3/40003
Non-US/European 3/40003
Minor course 3/40003
Minor course 3/40003
LS Ethics3
Milestones 6
Complete or have test credit for ALL from core courses (AMH2010, AMH2020, WOH1023, and WOH1030/ EUH2000).
Term 7 hrs
Non-US/European 3/40003
HIS 4935 Senior Seminar3
Minor course3
Minor course3
Minor course3
Elective 3/40003
Milestones 7
Complete Foreign Language Requirement
Complete Pre-Graduation check
Term 8 hrs
Any topic History 3/40003
Any topic History 3/40003
Elective 3/40003
Elective 3/40003
Elective 3/40002
Milestones 8
Complete HIS4935
Apply for Graduation in 1st two weeks of semester

Employment Information
Representative Job Titles Related to this Major:* Archivist, Researcher, Business Management Trainee, Biographer, Curator, Teacher (Secondary), Editor/Journalist, Peace Corps Worker, Writer, Information Specialist, Administrative Officer, Insurance Agent, Lawyer (with law degree), Librarian, Legislative Aide, Public Relations Specialist, Museum Guide, Tour Guide, Sales Personnel, Travel Agent, Historian (with grad. training), Banker, Securities Broker, Market Research Analyst.

*For employment information, please make an appointment with the Arts & Sciences counselors at the FSU Career Center, A4100 UCA.

Representative Employers: School Boards, Magazines, State Government, Government Agencies, Insurance Companies, Radio/TV, National Archives, Corporations, Travel Agencies, Departments of Defense, Interior, or State, Historic Preservation Boards, Consulting Agencies, Banks, Brokerage Firms, Chambers of Commerce, Museums.

International Opportunities: International study is available for all students and may include opportunities for internships or taking course work towards various majors and minors. International study may have an impact on the MAP; therefore, it is important to consult with the academic advisor before participating. Interested students can find information about international study, research, internships, and service opportunities at:

This Map is not a contract, either expressed or implied, between the University and the student, but represents a flexible program of the current curriculum which may be altered from time to time to carry out the academic objectives of the University. The University specifically reserves the right to change, delete or add to any Map at any time within the student’s period of study at the University

View History Program Guide