Hector Garcia

Hector Garcia

"You're able to think critically about not just your career, but about life in general. That's one of the biggest benefits that you obtain while going to Grand Valley." - Hector Garcia, engineering major Read More

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Washtenaw Community College

Program Guide: History

First Year

First Semester
ENG 111 4
MTH 176 4
HST foundation elective 3
Humanities elective 3
14
Second Semester
ENG 226 3
Elective 3
HST foundation elective 3
HST 251 or 260 3
Science elective 4
16
 

Second Year

First Semester
Science Lab elective 4
Humanities elective 3
HST foundation elective 3
HST 240 3
Elective 3
16
Second Semester
Elective 3
Elective 3
Social Science elective 3
HST 215 or 220 3
HST 150 or 200 or 210 3
15
 

NOTES:

  • Degree offered: B.S., B.A. Students seeking a B.A. degree must demonstrate third semester proficiency in a foreign language. Students seeking the B.S. degree must take MTH 160.
  • This guide fulfills the Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA).  Science electives must be selected from different disciplines.  Humanities electives must be selected from different disciplines.  Social science elective must be a non-HST course.  Please check with your community college advisor for additional associate degree requirements.  GVSU will still honor the MACRAO agreement.  
  • ENG 111 and ENG 226 both transfer to GVSU as WRT 150.  If students don't complete the MTA, students will only receive the benefit of one of the courses.
  • History foundation elective courses should be chosen from HST 121, HST 122, HST 201 and HST 202

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Careful training in research, writing, critical reading, and interpretation make history graduates attractive to a great number of employers who value these abilities. History majors enjoy a high rate of employment in a wide variety of careers, including politics, law, business, journalism, foreign and civil service, education, and private research.

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