History*

Major preparation requirements

  • One semester or two quarter courses of Western civilization or world history
  • Two semester or three quarter courses from histories of:
    • United States
    • Europe
    • Africa
    • Asia
    • Latin America
    • Near East
    • Science and Technology

NOTE: Effective for fall 2021 admission, completion of two survey courses from the following will be required:

    • United States
    • Europe
    • Africa
    • Asia
    • Latin America
    • Near East
    • Science and Technology

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* Students are classified as Pre-History until they complete the preparation courses at UCLA. AP exam scores cannot be used in place of any of the courses listed above.

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