Quality Education in the Benedictine Tradition
College should be a profoundly liberating experience, intellectually, socially, and culturally.
Fr. Rene Kollar, O.S.B., DeanSchool of Humanities and Fine ArtsPhone: 724-805-2343Fax: 724-805-2812
School of Humanities and Fine Arts
Studying history at Saint Vincent College will enable students to:
Requirements for a Bachelor of Arts Degree in HistoryThe History major consists of 36 credits. The balance of the 124 credits required for graduation include those courses required for the college’s core curriculum and as well as electives or courses required for one or more minors or a second major. Students should choose electives in consultation with their major advisor.
Major Requirements (36 credits)
Teacher Preparation for Elementary and Secondary Certifications.Requirements for Certification in Social Studies (7-12) and Elementary Education: In addition to a major in History and fulfillment of the Core Curriculum, the certification candidate must satisfy the requirements for the education minor in this Bulletin.
Minor in HistoryA minor in History consists of eighteen credit hours. Six of these credit hours may also fulfill the Core Curriculum requirements. The remaining twelve credit hours may be taken from any of the 100 or 200 level courses that the History Department offers. The Department requires that three of the eighteen credits be at the 200 level.