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U.S. History 2

This course focuses on major turning points in American history in the twentieth century. It takes a structured chronological and thematic approach, beginning with victory in World War II and the post-war world in 1945. Topics covered include the expanding role of the federal government and courts, the maturation of a modern corporate economy, the impact of technology on society and culture, the movement toward equal rights for minorities and women, and the role of the United States as a major world power. The competencies in this course are aligned with the History-Social Science Content Standards for California Public Schools. This course has been approved to satisfy the “a” (history-social science) subject area of the UC/CSU “a-g” requirements for freshman admission. The NCAA has approved this course for use in establishing the initial-eligibility certification status of student-athletes from schools in the Division.



  1. A minimum reading level of 10.0 as measured by the TABE D9/10 reading comprehension test
  2. Completion of U.S. History/1 (37-01-70)
  3. Recommendation of an instructor and/or a counselor