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History & Political Science

History & Political Science

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History is the study of the rise and evolution of societies and civilizations. The term “history” comes from the Greek word for inquiry and is related to the English word, story.

Political Science is the study of the rise and evolution of governments and politics in the world. Specifically, political science examines the origins and contemporary institutions of governments, the evolution and state of political parties, campaigns, elections, citizen rights and responsibilities, law-making and law enforcing, civil rights and liberties, and our court system.

Why choose this program?

  • Gain a historical perspective to better understand the social and political landscape in our world today
  • Develop analytical thinking and prepare to make an impact in your community

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