History students not only learn what has happened, they also learn to appreciate and understand the process of change. It's this perspective that makes the history minor an excellent complement to nearly any major.

For a summary of the requirements, please see BA Degree Requirements - Major and Minor


As of Fall 2006, no grade lower than a C will count for the History Minor.

Nine hours must be upper division (3000- and 4000-level).

Take three credit hours in each of the following areas:

  • The United States
  • Europe
  • World (Asia, Africa and Latin America)

Choose six credit hours of elective history courses.

At least 12 credit hours must be completed at CU Denver.