Minor in History

It's easy to add an undergraduate minor in History to your academic plans. The minor requires 5 courses in history, so you may have already fulfilled most of the requirements!

Why minor in history?

  • Make your resume or transcript stand out
  • Develop skills in writing, organizing information, and critical thinking
  • Impress employers and graduate schools, including law and medical schools


Any 5 courses at the 3000 or 4000 level (15 credits total).

These courses can be about any geographic region or any time period:

  • African (AFH)
  • American (AMH)
  • Asian (ASH)
  • European (EUH)
  • Latin American/Caribbean (LAH)
  • World (WOH)
  • General history (HIS)

The FIU Catalog provides the most complete and accurate degree description and requirements. Select the year of admission, then Undergraduate, then Steven J. Green School of International and Public Affairs, then History for more information.