Admission into the Minor

Students are expected to formally declare a minor by completing the Change of Major/Minor Application online under the Student tab of myBama.

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Minor Courses
Select one of the following: 13
Western Civ To 1648
Honors West Civ To 1648
Comparative World Civ
HY 102 or Western Civ Since 16483
HY 106 Honors West Civ Sc 1648
Credit Hours Subtotal: 6
Select nine hours of HY electives 300 or 400 level9
Select six hours of HY electives6
Credit Hours Subtotal: 15
Total Hours21

HY 101 Western Civ To 1648 or HY 105 Honors West Civ To 1648 is preferred, but HY 110 Comparative World Civ can substitute.

Grade Point Average

A 2.0 grade point average in the minor is required. Please see the Grades and Grade Points section of this catalog for an explanation on grade point average calculations.

Upper-level Residency

A minimum of nine hours of 300- and 400-level courses in this minor must be earned on this campus.

Ancillary Courses

This minor does not require ancillary courses.

Additional Minor Requirements

Students are responsible for ensuring that they have met all University, College, major and minor requirements. However, each student must meet with an adviser in the major department for academic planning and to be approved for registration each semester. College advisers are also available for additional assistance with minor, College and University requirements.


History 200-, 300- and 400-level courses are open to all students of sophomore standing or higher.