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):

3 hours from:

HIST 522 GLB/World History Theory and Methods

3 hours from:

HIST 520 Seminar in World/Comparative History
HIST 524 GLB/Readings in World History

6 hours from:

HIST 520 Seminar in World/Comparative History
HIST 521 Readings in Latin American History
HIST 524 GLB/Readins in World History
HIST 526 Readings in Transatlantic History
HIST 540 Seminar in World History
HIST 572 Themes in Gender and Sexuality History
HIST 573 Themes in Revolution History
HIST 574 Themes in Race and Ethnicity History
PSCI 503 GLB/Proseminar in Comp Pol
PSCI 504 GLB/Sem in Area Studies
PSCI 505 GBL/Topics in Pol
PSCI 507 GLB/Selected Topics in IR
PSCI 508 GLB/Foreign Policy
PSCI 522 GLB/Holocaust and Genocide
SPA 550 From Multiculturalism to Nationalism:
Early Spanish Literature and Culture
SPA 560 GLB/Colonization and Independence in
Latin American Literature and Film

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).