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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Coopersmith Career Consulting | Evaluated Learning Experience

American History II (HIS-102)


Varies (self-study; self-paced).

Various; distance learning format.

March 2022 - Present. 

Instructional delivery format: 
Online/distance learning
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to: identify significant events that contributed to the development of the United States; discuss competing interpretations of major historic events in American History; describe sources of historical change, and explain cause and effect relationships as they pertain to historical transformations; and explain major historical developments in American Society since 1877.


American History II  (HIS-102) is designed to help develop an understanding of contemporary American History. The course covers significant points in American History from 1877 to the present. Political, economic, cultural, diplomatic, and social themes are discussed. 

Credit recommendation: 

In the associate/certificate degree category, 3 semester hours in American History (2/22).