History (HIST)

HIST 2111. The United States to 1877. 3 Credit Hours.

Colonial settlement, the American Revolution and the Constitution, antebellum expansion, slavery and plantation economy, sectional conflict and Civil War, Reconstruction.

HIST 2112. The United States since 1877. 3 Credit Hours.

The social, political, and economic history of the United States since Reconstruction. Topics include American industrialization, two world wars, New Deal, and the Civil Rights movement.