AA in History

Earn your Associate in Arts degree online with a major in History at Foothill College.

Associate Degree Requirements:
  • English proficiency: ENGL 1A, ESLL 26 or equivalent.
  • Mathematics proficiency: MATH 105 or equivalent.

A minimum of 90 units required to include:

  • All General Education requirements (30 Units)
  • Core courses (24 units)
  • Support courses (12 units)
  • Additional electives may be necessary to meet the 90-unit minimum for the associate degree

NOTE: All courses pertaining to the major must be taken for a letter grade. In addition, a GPA of 2.0 or higher in all core and support courses for the degree.

The courses listed BELOW are offered as online courses. Please see Online Schedule of Classes for verification.

NOTE: Students having difficulty attaining an associate degree because of timing or availability of classes should consult with a counselor to submit a petition for course substitution.

ONLINE COURSE TITLE UNITS
     
CORE COURSES (24 Units)
HIST 4A HISTORY OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION TO 800 AD 4
HIST 4B HISTORY OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION 700 - 1800 4
HIST 4C HISTORY OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION 1789 - PRESENT 4
HIST 17A U.S. HISTORY TO 1816 4
HIST 17B U.S. HISTORY 1812 TO 1914 4
HIST 17C U.S. HISTORY FROM 1900 TO THE PRESENT 4
     
SUPPORT COURSES (12 Units)
HIST 10 HISTORY OF CALIFORNIA: THE MULTICULTURAL STATE 4
HIST 18 INTRODUCTION TO MIDDLE EASTERN CIVILIZATION 4
HIST 20 HISTORY OF RUSSIA AND THE SOVIET UNION 4

Based on the 2013-2014 degree program. For a list of on-campus courses that satisfy degree requirements, visit the Curriculum Sheet.