The major in medieval studies requires 30 credits of course work, as follows:
- Four semesters of an approved foreign language or one semester of Old English Language and Literature.
- 6 credits in introductory courses on medieval European civilization, currently offered as 01:667:281,282 Medieval Civilization.
- 3 credits in the seminar in Medieval Studies, currently offered as 01:667:481, Senior Seminar in Medieval Studies.
- 18 credits in six elective courses chosen from approved cognate courses on medieval Europe offered in affiliated departments. Of the six elective courses, at least four must be at the 300-level or above. No more than three elective courses may be from any one department.