Paul T. Hietter

Residential Faculty - History

Social Science

Office: SC 14 - Room: 57

480-461-7346

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
  1:00 PM - 2:15 PM  

Office hours are also available by appointment.

Classes Taught

Spring 2022

HIS104 United States History 1865 to Present 3 Credits
The political, economic, and social development of United States from 1865 to the present time. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Historical Awareness [H], Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28898
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
01/19/2022 - 05/13/2022
MoWe
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Class Ended

Spring Flex Start 2022

HIS104 United States History 1865 to Present 3 Credits
The political, economic, and social development of United States from 1865 to the present time. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Historical Awareness [H], Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28875
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/31/2022 - 05/13/2022

Class Ended

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 28875 Students may contact instructor at: paul.hietter@mesacc.edu

HIS108 United States History 1945 to the Present 3 Credits
Survey of American history from 1945 to the present. Focuses on the political, social, economic and cultural history of the United States from the end of World War II to the present time. Includes domestic developments and foreign policy. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Historical Awareness [H], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU], Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28904
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/31/2022 - 05/13/2022

Class Ended

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 28904 Students may contact instructor at paul.hietter@mesacc.edu

Fall 2022

HIS103 United States History to 1865 3 Credits
The political, economic, and social development of the United States from the Pre-Columbian period through the end of the Civil War (1865). Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Historical Awareness [H], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU], Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29542
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022
MoWe
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Open

12 of 16
Seats Available

Notes: Class 29542 Students may contact instructor at: paul.hietter@mesacc.edu

HIS108 United States History 1945 to the Present 3 Credits
Survey of American history from 1945 to the present. Focuses on the political, social, economic and cultural history of the United States from the end of World War II to the present time. Includes domestic developments and foreign policy. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Historical Awareness [H], Humanities, Fine Arts & Design [HU], Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29552
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022

Open

18 of 25
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 29552 Students may contact instructor at: paul.hietter@mesacc.edu

Fall Flex Start 2022

HIS106 Southwest History 3 Credits
Survey of Hispanic, Anglo, African-American and Native cultures of the peoples who have settled the American Southwest. Emphasis on cattle, mining, fur trade and transportation industries and role development of the region. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Cultural Diversity in the US [C], Historical Awareness [H], Social-Behavioral Sciences [SB] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29544
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
09/06/2022 - 12/16/2022

Open

21 of 25
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 29544 Students may contact instructor at: paul.hietter@mesacc.edu

HIS175 Global History of World War II 3 Credits
Global survey of World War II (WWII), focusing on its origins, major military confrontations and events, conclusion, and historical significance. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30377
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
09/07/2022 - 12/16/2022
MoWe
12:00 PM - 1:25 PM

Open

13 of 14
Seats Available

Notes: Class 30377 Students may contact instructor at: paul.hietter@mesacc.edu

Degrees & Awards

Ph.D, History, Arizona State University, 1999

MA, History, University of Minnesota, 1991

BS, Journalism, Northwestern University, 1989

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