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History Minor

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An understanding of the past makes all the difference when looking toward the future. Martin Luther King, JR. once said, “We are not makers of history. We are made by history.” With a minor in history from Rosemont College, students will gain the tools necessary to make them marketable and successful in a variety of fields.


Popular majors with history minors include:

  • English
  • Business
  • Marketing
  • Religious Studies

A minor in history requires 18 credits of coursework from the following courses: 

HIS-0110 Origins of our Culture 3 Credits
HIS-0274 Skill Building for Fun and Profit 3 Credits
HIS-0451 Historians and Their Craft 3 Credits
One Course in European History 3 Credits
One Course in American History  3 Credits
Two History Elective Courses 6 Credits