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HISTORY History teaches students to understand past cultures and societies and to be engaged citizens. History students at OSU-Tulsa learn persuasive writing and critical thinking to evaluate problems and questions from multiple perspectives. This degree plan is ideal for students seeking to continue to graduate or professional programs and can often allow a student to complete a second major or a minor without additional hours. Majoring in history gives students access to renowned faculty with an astounding range of expertise. Our established public history program features strengths in historic preservation, museum studies and digital history. Our Internship course gives hands-on experience and real-world connections, in art museums, oral history programs, historical archives and others. DEGREE REQUIREMENTS • At least 45 hours must be upper-division. • Minimum 2.50 GPA and a minimum grade of “C” in all U/D HIST courses • At least: 60 hours at a four-year institution; 30 hours completed at OSU; 15 of the final 30 or 50% of the upper-division hours in the major field completed at OSU.



TRANSFER MAP COURSES INCLUDE • Old South • Tudor-Stuart England • Civil War and Reconstruction • History of Medicine • History of the Second World War • History and Film • US History 1877-1919 • Vietnam War • War and Memory in America • African American History 1619-1865

Evening, hybrid and online courses make it easy for students to pursue a degree while working.

HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE? Use this chart below to see how long it will take you to complete your bachelor’s degree at OSU-Tulsa if you transfer with 60 credit hours from your two-year institution. If you transfer with fewer than 60 credit hours, the number of semesters will increase accordingly.

OSU is one of the best values in the Big 12 and has lower tuition and fees than many Tulsaarea schools and online-only institutions. Students taking 15 credit hours (full time) will pay approximately $6,636 per semester in tuition and fees and an estimated $630 for books and supplies. (Estimates based on 2021-2022 tuition and fee charges. Books and supplies will vary based on classes taken each semester.)






OSU-Tulsa offers financial aid, scholarships and tuition waivers, with several dedicated specifically to transfer students. Possible options for Accounting majors include:



• OSU-Tulsa Transfer Tuition Waiver Scholarship or Regents Distinguished Transfer Waiver • Michael and Suzanne Wallis Scholarship Contact the OSU-Tulsa Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid at 918-594-8273 or tulsa.financialaid@okstate.edu to learn more.




You can increase the credit hours you take each semester by taking classes online or in a hybrid format, where classes meet one or two times in person and the rest of the time online.


Your Map to Success

Steps to take on your way to earning your OSU degree in Tulsa: FRESHMAN YEAR @ TWO-YEAR SCHOOL Meet with your academic advisor. Meet with an OSU-Tulsa academic counselor. Begin foreign language courses as early as possible, with the guidance of your academic advisor and Transfer Map. OSU-Tulsa has representatives on TCC campuses regularly and academic counselors can meet by appointment. Follow OSU-Tulsa on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to keep up on events and activities.

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SOPHOMORE YEAR @ TWO-YEAR SCHOOL Complete admissions application to OSU. Meet with your academic advisor. Meet with an OSU-Tulsa academic counselor to discuss how the credits you’re taking will transfer. Connect with faculty at OSUTulsa to learn more about the program and introduce yourself. Your OSU-Tulsa academic counselor can help with this. Submit your FAFSA with school code 003170 along with your OSU application to be considered for scholarships and financial aid.


Meet with your OSU-Tulsa academic counselor to choose your classes.

Meet with your OSU-Tulsa academic counselor to make sure you’re on track to graduate.

Network with your peers and build experience for your resume by joining a student organization.

Complete graduation application prior to the beginning of your final semester.

Consider adding a minor to gain additional skills or pursue your unique interests.

Volunteer or complete an internship to gain valuable experience in your field.

Polish your research skills by attending workshops at the OSU-Tulsa Library.

Consider participating in research with faculty.

Research graduate degree and certificate options.

Attend Transfer Day in the spring or fall to finalize your transfer to OSU-Tulsa.

Connect with OSU-Tulsa Career Services to explore internship opportunities and discuss your career goals.

Transfer admission requirements: 2.00 GPA for 60+ hours; 2.25 GPA for 24-59 hours; 2.25 GPA plus high school admissions requirements for 7-23 hours.

CAREER PATHS • M.A. and Ph.D. programs • Law School • Business • Government • K-12 Teaching • Consulting • Journalism


Attend Career Services workshops for job searching, resumes and interviews, then attend the OSU-Tulsa Career Fair. Apply to jobs or graduate programs. Walk in OSU-Tulsa’s Graduation Ceremony.

POTENTIAL EMPLOYERS • Museum Professionals • Historical Preservation • Legislative Bodies • Library Sciences • Editing and Publishing • Human Relations • Marketing and Advertising

• Non-profit Agencies and Foundations • K-12 Schools • Businesses • News and Media Organizations • Marketing and Advertising Agencies • Museums

• Libraries • Colleges and Universities • Government • Publishing Companies • National Park Service

Some of these careers may require extra training or education.

SALARY POTENTIAL In 2020, nationwide History graduates reported an average salary of $59,731 and a high salary of $70,000 per year.

- ZipRecruiter.com

GRADUATE STUDY Many History majors continue their education by pursuing a master’s or doctoral degree or graduate certificate. Related graduate programs available at OSU-Tulsa or OSU in Stillwater include: • History, master’s and doctoral • Art History, master’s • Family and Community Services, master’s • Global Studies, master’s

• School Library Media, graduate certificate and master’s • Social Foundations of Education, master’s and doctoral

• School Administration, master’s and doctoral • Curriculum Studies, master’s and doctoral • College Student Development, master’s • Master of Business Administration, master’s


OSU-TULSA PROSPECTIVE STUDENT SERVICES 918-594-8355 | tulsa.info@okstate.edu | tulsa.okstate.edu/transfer Interested in pursuing this program at OSU in Stillwater? We can put you in touch with a transfer admissions counselor.

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