Jewish and Holocaust Studies Minor | MTSU

Minor Requirements

A total of 18 hours is required for the minor. Students may select options in Jewish Studies and/or Holocaust Studies, to suit their particular interest.

General Requirements (9 hours)

JHS 3010 Jewish Culture and Civilization

JHS 3020 The Holocaust

JHS 4500 Current Trends in Jewish and Holocaust Studies (prerequisites: JHS 3010 and JHS 3020)   


JHS 4970 Independent Study

Electives (9 hours)

Visit Courses for list of electives to choose from. Contact Dr. Elyce Helford for a list of courses that earn JHS credit each term. No more than 6 hours may be taken in any one department (not including JHS).

Additional Information for Minors

To choose the JHS minor, complete the Undergraduate Change of Program Form. Regular advising will inform students of updates to the minor and new course options. Dr. Helford will always be happy to meet with you to discuss your plans and ensure all the courses you take count for the minor.