48 months
620 USD/credit 18600 USD/year
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History majors at Baruch College are required to take at least eight history courses (24 credits) numbered 3000 and above.


They are encouraged to take courses in at least three of the six different geographical areas of our curriculum; these areas are Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean, The United States, and Global, Comparative, or Transnational History. Majors are required to take the Capstone Course (History 4900). 


  • Students in the History degree at Baruch College may take six credits toward their majors in other departments, if the courses are related to their program of study; prior consultation with a history department advisor is required.

Programme Structure

  • History majors and other interested students will be admitted to the program in their junior or senior year. 
  • All students will be required to have had at least 12 hours of history courses with B+ average in history and a general average of B. Students falling short of these requirements may be admitted to the program upon the recommendation of two history faculty members.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • We suggest international students have their applications completed and sent in at least 4 weeks prior to the deadline. 


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit Your Application.
  • After submitting your application, make sure to send all required documents needed for review. You only need to submit one set of documents to CUNY, even if you have applied to multiple colleges on your application.  
  • You will need to submit a copy of your complete academic record (all years), as well as any national or government certificates earned. 
  • If you’ve attended university, you’ll need to request an official transcript from each university in order to be considered for admission.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 620 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • New York State Residents - $3,465 per semester.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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