The major consists of 36 credits. Except for the core courses, all
courses chosen, including electives, must first be approved by an
adviser. See the complete list of European studies courses online.
Core Courses (15 credits)
All majors are required to take the following courses:
01:360:301 The Construction of Contemporary Europe (3)
01:360:401 The Idea of Europe: 18th Century to the Present (3)
01:450:332 Eastern Europe (3) or 01:450:334 Western Europe (3)
01:510:101,102 Development of Europe (3,3)
Focus: 12 credits within a chosen track. (Credit from approved
study abroad courses may be applied to fulfill the focus or elective
Electives: 9 credits (May include up to 3
credits for language instruction). In addition to 01:510:101, students
are encouraged to take an elective course that covers a period earlier
A grade of C or better in all courses credited toward the major is required for graduation.