History

HONORS IN HISTORY

Director: Dr. Amanda Pipkin

The B.A. with History Honors is the highest accolade UNC Charlotte History undergraduates can receive.  It attests to your advanced methodology training in History and the successful authorship of a publishable article-style thesis; as well as your exemplary grade point averages in your major and undergraduate courses.  History Honors is a great preparation for post baccalaureate/graduate training, and a stellar addition to your resume. History Honors Candidates may receive dual early-entry graduate credit for the History Master’s program. 

When can I apply? 

Students can apply during their junior or senior years.

What are the GPA requirements? 

You must maintain a 3.0 overall GPA and a 3.5 GPA in history department courses.

What are the curricular requirements?  

Students must complete six (6) hours of honors coursework by enrolling in HIST 4797 and HIST 4799. Visit the program website to learn more about the required courses and thesis options.  

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