About the Program
History is a teacher of what can be. Experience defines the possible and history recounts the centuries of experience unknowable from personal observation.
AWARD TYPES: Associate in Arts
AREA OF STUDY: Liberal Arts, Humanities & Education
Associate of Arts in History - Field of Study Curriculum - Academic Track / Online Option
Associate in Arts
Associate of Arts in History - Field of Study Curriculum - Teacher Certification Track / Online Option
Associate of Arts
History courses include the state-mandated United States History survey courses, History 1301 and History 1302, which provide an overview of American history from the arrival of the Native Americans through the American Revolution and the Civil War to the modern era. The department also offers classes in Western Civilization (History 2311 and 2312), Texas history (History 2301) and Mexican American History (History 2328).
A degree in History can lead to career in education, research, communication, business, information management and law.
Online Programs Restrictions
Some online programs may require up to 15% of their curriculum be taken in-person on one of HCC’s campuses. Please contact your advisor for more information about specific program requirements.
Language Option Restrictions
Some online programs require students to participate in foreign language courses as part of the program’s required curriculum. Please contact your advisor for more information about specific program requirements and available language options. If you would like to take courses in a language that is not offered online, you would have to do so on campus.
Elective Course Restrictions
Some online programs may have a limited number of elective options available, based on which of the designated electives are currently offered online. Please contact your advisor for more information about specific program requirements.
Required Course Restrictions
Some online programs may require students to participate in one or more campus-based courses as part of a given program’s required curriculum. Please contact your advisor for more information about specific program requirements.
Potential Course Restrictions
Some online courses may have face-to-face requirements for exams, laboratory sessions, and other activities. Please review your course syllabus to determine if your online course has an on-campus laboratory or examination requirement.