HIST 151 - U.S. History Since 1876 (GT-HI1)

  • 3 credits

During this period, the United States emerged as a modern industrial nation and a world power. Seeking to understand the sources and consequences of these developments, this course will explore the nation's internal or domestic affairs as well as its interaction with other nations.

This course requires the use of electronic proctoring through ProctorU, please see http://www.online.colostate.edu/current-students/proctoring.dot for detailed instructions.  For students requiring accommodations, please contact Resources for Disabled Students (RDS); for consideration of exceptions outside the scope of RDS, please contact the University Testing Center.

This course meets the All-University Core Curriculum (AUCC) requirements for Historical Perspectives (Category 3D) and is approved under gtPathways in the content area of History (GT-HI1).

Textbooks and Materials

Textbooks and materials can be purchased at the CSU Bookstore unless otherwise indicated.


  • American Experiences: Readings in American History, Vol. II - Since 1865, 7th Ed.
    Roberts, Randy and Olson, James S.
    ISBN: 978-0321487018
  • Give Me Liberty! (Seagull Fifth Edition - Vol. 2)
    Foner, Eric
    ISBN: 978-0-393-61565-4
  • Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years
    Delany, Sarah; Delany, A. Elizabeth; and Hearth, Amy Hill
    ISBN: ISBN 978-0440220428

All textbooks are required and must be purchased by students in advance of the course start date.


Tracy Brady

(970) 491-6245 | tracy.brady@colostate.edu