Department of History, Political Science and Philosophy
Students with a zest for history, law, politics and questioning it all will find themselves at home in the Department of History, Political Science and Philosophy. Our goal here is to provide a compelling education through a multicultural lens. Once students decide upon a major within the department, the education they receive will allow them to develop their skills to succeed in class, extracurricular activities, internships and future careers.
The department faculty is a collection of outstanding scholars and dedicated teachers engaged in active research in a variety of areas. Its research and publication record is second to none on the DSU campus. Faculty have won the annual Faculty Excellence Awards in research, teaching and service a number of times. Students have the opportunity to work closely with these professors, especially during their Senior Capstone experience.
Student Success & Resources
Student Government Association
For the student interested in politics, a start in student government lays the foundation for working with others for common goals.
What Can I Do In This Field?
Many people have this question regardless of the major they choose: what kind of job will this lead to? Here a few examples of career choices and how to attain them.