World History Graduate Certificate

The twelve-credit Graduate Certificate in World History at Texas A&M University–Commerce provides training for students interested in the study of global connections and cultures. Students may complete the certificate independently or as part of their graduate degree.  Contact Dr. Judy Ford at for more information.

Certificate Requirements:

Coursework must be completed at A&M-Commerce with a 3.0 GPA on all courses used for the certificate.  Twelve semester hours from the following (no substitutions):

6 hours from:

HIST 520 Seminar in World/Comparative History
HIST 521 Colloquium in Latin American History
3 hours from:
HIST 540 Seminar in European History
HIST 542 Readings in Medieval European History
HIST 543 Readings in Early Modern European History
HIST 544 Readings in Modern European History
6 hours from:
PSCI 504 GLB/Sem in Area Studies
PSCI 507 GLB/Selected Topics in IR
PSCI 514 GLB/Ideology of Third Reich
PSCI 515 GLB/Select Topics Holocaust
PSCI 516 GLB/The Holocaust
PSCI 522 GLB/Holocaust and Genocide
SPA 516 GLB/Boom/Post-Boom Latin American Literature and Film
SPA 550 From Multiculturalism to Nationalism:
Early Spanish Literature and Culture
SPA 560 GLB/Colonization and Independence in
Latin American Literature and Film
SPA 575 Spanish Literature and Film of the
20th and 21st Centuries
SPA 576 In Search of Spanish Identity:
Spanish 18th and 19th Ct. Literature and Art

Required Documents for Admission:

  • Application
  • Application fee: $50 domestic student
  • All official transcripts - Bachelor's degree, including all transcripts used towards the bachelor's degree.  Any master's degree transcript or transcripts with graduate coursework (if applicable).