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Associate of Arts
Military History Curriculum

Military History Curriculum
Associate of Arts
AT A GLANCE
  • 60 credits
  • Transfer up to 45 credits
  • All courses are available online
  • Select on-site and hybrid courses available
TUITION
  • $248 per credit hour (Europe)
  • $250 per credit hour (Downrange)

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Get your Associate's with a specialized curriculum in military history.

Within the overall outcomes of the AA degree in General Studies, the specialized curriculum in military history will help you develop knowledge of military conflicts and their political, economic, and social contexts.

Courses in the Specialization (25 Credits)

  • (3 Credits, HIST 202)
  • (3 Credits, HIST 381)
  • (3 Credits, HIST 462)
  • (3 Credits, HIST 464)
  • (3 Credits, HIST 465)

Elective courses (10) -- Courses that may be applicable to the BA is History are recommended.

Writing and Communication Classes | 6 Credits

No more than 3 credits in writing can be earned by exam.

Introductory Writing Class | 3 Credits

All Available Options
  • WRTG 101
  • WRTG 101

This requirement must be completed within the first 18 credits. A placement test is not required for WRTG 101. The requirement cannot be met through course challenge exams.

Writing Class | 3 Credits

All Available Options

  • (3 Credits, WRTG 293) or any 3-credit WRTG class EXCEPT for
    • Workplace Learning in Writing (3 Credits, WRTG 486A)
    • Workplace Learning in Writing (6 Credits, WRTG 486B)

  • (3 Credits, ENGL 102)

  • (3 Credits, JOUR 201)

Communication, Writing, or Speech Class | 3 Credits

Recommended for Military History Curriculum

  • (3 Credits, COMM 202)
All Available Options
  • A 3-credit class in COMM, SPCH, or WRTG

  • (3 Credits, ENGL 102)

  • (3 Credits, ENGL 281)

  • (3 Credits, JOUR 201)

Research Class | 1 Credit


  • (1 Credit, LIBS 150)

Arts and Humanities Classes | 6 Credits

Classes must be from different disciplines.

Historical Perspective Class | 3 Credits

Recommended for Military History Curriculum

  • (3 Credits, HIST 125)
All Available Options
  • A 3-credit class in ARTH or HIST

Arts and Humanities Class | 3 Credits

Recommended for Military History Curriculum

  • (3 Credits, HUMN 100)
All Available Options
  • A 3-credit class in ARTH, ARTT, ASTD, ENGL, GRCO, HIST, HUMN, MUSC, PHIL, THET, dance, literature, or foreign language

Behavioral and Social Science Classes | 6 Credits

Classes must be from different disciplines.

Behavioral and Social Sciences Class | 3 Credits

Recommended for Military History Curriculum

  • (3 Credits, ECON 103)
All Available Options
  • A 3-credit class in ANTH, BEHS, ECON, GEOG, GERO, GVPT, PSYC, or SOCY

  • (3 Credits, AASP 201)

  • (3 Credits, CCJS 100)

  • (3 Credits, CCJS 105)

  • (3 Credits, CCJS 350)

  • (3 Credits, CCJS 360)

  • (3 Credits, CCJS 461)

  • (3 Credits, WMST 200)

Behavioral and Social Sciences Class | 3 Credits

Recommended for Military History Curriculum

  • (3 Credits, BEHS 103)
All Available Options
  • A 3-credit class in ANTH, BEHS, ECON, GEOG, GERO, GVPT, PSYC, or SOCY

  • (3 Credits, AASP 201)

  • (3 Credits, CCJS 100)

  • (3 Credits, CCJS 105)

  • (3 Credits, CCJS 350)

  • (3 Credits, CCJS 360)

  • (3 Credits, CCJS 461)

  • (3 Credits, WMST 200)

Biological and Physical Sciences Classes | 7 Credits -

Laboratory Science Class | 4 Credits

Recommended for Military History Curriculum

  • (4 Credits, BIOL 103)
All Available Options
  • A 3-credit science lecture class with a related 1-credit lab
  • A 4-credit science class combining lecture and lab chosen from ASTR, BIOL, CHEM, GEOL, NSCI, PHYS, biotechnology, botany, entomology, general science, or zoology

Science Class | 3 Credits

Recommended for Military History Curriculum

  • (3 Credits, NSCI 100)
All Available Options

  • (3 Credits, NUTR 100)
  • A 3-credit class in ASTR, BIOL, CHEM, GEOL, NSCI, PHYS, biotechnology, botany, entomology, general science, or zoology

Math Class | 3 Credits

Recommended for Military History Curriculum
  • MATH 106
All Available Options
  • MATH 106

  • (3 Credits, MATH 107)
  • A 3-credit MATH class at or above the level of college algebra

Computing Classes | 3 Credits

Computing Class | 3 Credits

All Available Options

  • (3 Credits, IFSM 201)

  • (3 Credits, CMST 301)

Computing Class Appropriate to Your Major | 3 Credits

Recommended for Military History Curriculum

  • (3 Credits, CMIS 111)

  • (3 Credits, IFSM 300)
All Available Options

  • (3 Credits, ACCT 326)
  • A 3-credit class in CMIS, CMIT, CMSC, CMST, CSIA, IFSM, or SDEV

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