Historic Preservation Undergraduate Minor

Admission Requirements

Apply to minor via the UNCG Minor Request Form. Submit a one-page statement of our interest in the program directly to the HP Coordinator via email. Students must have a 2.5 GPA or higher to qualify for the minor.

Program Requirements

  • Minimum of 15 credit hours.
  • A GPA of 2.0 or better must be achieved in the courses taken toward the minor.
Core Requirements9
History of American Landscapes and Architecture
Historic Preservation: Principles and Practice
Field Methods in Preservation Technology
Approved Electives *6
Select 6 credits from the list below:
Introduction to Sustainable Design
History and Theory of Design I
History and Theory of Design II
Internship in Interior Architecture
Engaging Culture
Methods in Archaeology
The Economics of Entrepreneurship
Public Economics
Introduction to Human Geography
Urban Geography: Sustainable Land Use
Sustainable Urban Planning in an Entrepreneurial Environment
Introduction to Public History
Intro to Archival Management
Public History
History Museum Curatorship: Collections Management
Public Administration
The Nonprofit Sector and Governance
Natural Resources Law and Policy
Citizen Participation in Policy-Making
Nonprofit Management and Leadership

The following courses may be taken with the approval of the HP Coordinator: IAR 301, IAR 302, IAR 411, IAR 412, and IAR 434.