This is a general survey of United States history from 1877 to the present; it guides students through the industrialization, World Wars I and II, the civil rights movement, and more. This is the second course in a two-part United States History series (HIST 041 and HIST 043).
United States History to 1877 (Hist 041) or its equivalent.
Course Outline: 
Unit 1: From A Country Divided to Reconstruction (1820-1890)
Unit 2: A Changing Nation (1865-1916)
Unit 3: Reform to War (1890-1920)
Unit 4: Prosperity to Depression (1920-1941)
Unit 5: World War II (1941-1945)
Unit 6: Cold War (1945-1991)
Unit 7: Prosperity, Civil Rights, and the Modern Society (1945 - Present)