• .Floyd Burroughs, cotton sharecropper.  Hale County, Alabama 1936.  Walker Evans.  Library of Congress
  • History Teacher Certification Program Requirements

    Degree programs offered by the College of Liberal Arts and its departments share a common core of courses. Students in these programs must complete the Basic Curriculum, and the major curriculum listed below.

    History majors pursuing teacher certification in History should follow the pattern below. Students should refer to the College of Education section of the Catalogue for a listing of additional requirements for teacher certification.

    One of the following sequences:
    HY 101, History of Western Civilization I
    HY 102, History of Western Civilization II
    or
    HY 103, Honors History I
    HY 104, Honors History II

    HY 211, American History I
    HY 212, American History II
    HY 300, Historical Methodologies and Practices
    HY 400, Seminar in Historical Studies
    HY 420, History of Alabama
    HY 451, History of Japan
    or
    HY 452, History of China
    Electives in History (from 300-400 series) (12, 9 or which must be 400 level)