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Minor in History


A minimum of 15 credits is required for a minor in history. At least 9 of the 15 must be in courses numbered 2000 or above. A minimum of 9 credits must be taken in residence, 6 of which must be in courses numbered 2000 or above. A grade of C- or better is required for all history courses taken for the minor, however, a cumulative GPA in your minor must be at least a 2.0. The selection and mix of courses is left to the discretion of the student.

A minor consists of at least 15 credits, including at least 6 credits numbered 2000 or above, 9 of the required credits must be taken in MU course work. This requirement can be reduced from 9 to 6 at the discretion of an individual department. Students must meet the minimum GPA requirements for a minor, which in no case can be lower than 2.0. In addition, a student cannot receive a grade lower than a C- in any course applied towards a minor in the College. For more information, please see Requirements for Optional Minor.