48 months
25560 USD/year
25560 USD/year
9489 USD/year
Tuition fee
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History students at Kansas State University may earn a BA or a BS in history using one of the following three options: history major; double Major and teacher licensure; and advanced program in history.


Key Features

History students from at Kansas State University earning double majors may satisfy the requirements with 30 credit hours in history. The remaining 6 credit hours will be waived by the completion of an additional major. 

The distribution requirements are the same as for the standard history major with one exception: Requirement III is changed to read ”upper-division courses (500-level and above): 15 credit hours.

Students majoring in history may also prepare for teacher licensure in Secondary Education-Social Sciences (EDSST) Teacher Licensure program.  

They must meet the same requirements as students earning double majors (30 credit hours in history with the modified requirements above). They should select their courses in consultation with advisors in both the history department and the College of Education to ensure that they meet the requirements of both programs. See the Department of Curriculum and Instruction for social science licensure requirements.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Western Civilization: The Rise of Europe 
  • Western Civilization: The Modern Era
  • World History to 1450 
  • World History From 1450
  • History of the United States to 1877 
  • History of the United States Since 1877
  • Historical Thinking
  • Advanced Seminar in History 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

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120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • High school curriculum from an accredited secondary school.
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA (Grade Point Average) on a 4.0 scale in high school coursework

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25560 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 25560 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    25560 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25560 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    9489 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9489 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Manhattan

900 - 1400 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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