History Minor

Students who minor in history are required to complete six courses:

Course Title Credits
One Understanding Historical Change course 13
One course in Medieval, Early Modern/Modern European or U.S. History 24
One Global History course (African, Asian, Latin American, Middle East) 34
Three upper level history courses 412

A list of courses fulfilling the Understanding Historical Change requirement can be seen on the Core Curriculum page and have the HC attribute. Students in the FCRH Honors Program may fulfill this requirement with HPRH 1203 Foundational Topics: History.


These courses are listed on the history major page, and have the attribute codes HIMH, HIEH, or HIAH.


These courses are listed on the history major page, and have the attribute code HIGH.


Any course numbered HIST 3000-4599, or a course with the HIUL attribute. A list of such courses may be found on the history major page. Students in the FCRH Honors Program may count HPRH 2102 Focused Study: History towards this requirement.


The minor in history is available at Fordham College at Rose Hill, Fordham College at Lincoln Center, and Fordham's School of Professional and Continuing Studies at Rose Hill, Lincoln Center, and Westchester.