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Office of Individual Study

Oklahoma State University

HIST 1483B - American History to 1865

Term: Year Long 2018   Section: 607   Instructor(s): Kristin Morgan
Enrollment Information:

Admission to OSU is not required for enrollment and courses can be started at any time during the year, with 12 months to complete. Students can enroll by calling the office (405-744-6390) or by visiting our website at IS website and downloading an enrollment form and either faxing (405-744-6390) or mailing the form (317 PIO Building, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater OK 74078-4061. Accepted payment forms include: Visa/MasterCard debit/credit or personal check/money orders/cashiers check.

Required Forms:

Prerequisites: None, Satisfies, with POLS 1113 (American Government), the Oklahoma State Regents requirement of six credit hours of American history and American government before graduation. No credit for OSU students with prior credit in HIST 1103 (Survey of American History). Typewriter or computer with printer required.

Add Drop Information:

Tuition and Fee Refunds: When you drop a course, the following charges are refundable based upon the time elapsed since the date you enrolled: 1) 0-30 days--100% of tuition, connectivity fee, and records maintenance fee minus the cost of any grading; 2) 31-45 days--50% of tuition, connectivity fee, and records maintenance fee minus the cost of any grading; 3) more than 45 days--0%


1) Mapping America: A Guide to Historical Geography: Vol. 1 to 1877, Weatherbie, 2nd ed., 1998, Pearson/Prentice Hall, ISBN: 0321004876; 2) The American People: Creating a Nation and Society: Vol. 1, Nash, 4th ed., 1998, Pearson, ISBN: 0673985768; 3) Course Guide, Oklahoma State University

Exam Information:

If you live in the Stillwater area, exams are taken at the IS Office in 317 PIO Building; you do not need to submit a Request for Exam form when taking the exam in the office. Verify that the office will be open the day you plan to take an exam and allow time to complete an exam before the office closes. Students living away from the Stillwater area may request proctored exams (refer to your course guide for exam request instructions). Proctored exam requests must be in writing (mail, e-mail, or fax), and proctors must be approved by the Individual Study testing supervisor. For security reasons, exams are not faxed or e-mailed.

Enrollment Fees
Some fees are per credit hour.
Fee Amount Select
Administration Fee $35.00
Course Guide $57.00
Record Maintenance Fee $4.35
Technology Fee $15.65
Tuition $170.00

Total Amount: $662.00

Other Fees
May be charged during the course for services rendered.
Fee Amount
Course Extension Fee $35.00
Fax Fee $2.00
Postage/Handling $10.00
Regrading Fee $15.00
Course Transfer Fee $25.00