Traditional academic fields such as history and political science are more relevant today than ever, as a degree in any of these disciplines can lead to a wide choice of professions, including law, private business, government services, armed forces and more. . Explore the possibilities at Cameron University’s “CU in History and Political Science” virtual workshop on Monday, April 11 at 5:30 p.m.
Faculty members from UC’s history and political science programs will join students majoring in these disciplines for an interactive exploration of what it means to be a historian or political scientist and the many career benefits associated with expertise. in these areas.
“While many history or political science graduates enjoy fulfilling careers in teaching or public service, there are many other career options,” says Dr. Lance Janda, chair of the Department of Social Sciences. “The curricula for these degree programs include courses that teach students to read and write more effectively and to think critically – skills that enable graduates to pursue virtually any career.”
Cameron history and political science graduates went to law school, started their own businesses, served in the military and law enforcement, became consultants and attended graduate school, in addition to enter a wide range of other career fields.
Cameron’s Bachelor of Arts in History program includes investigative courses in United States, Western European, and world history, as well as research and writing courses and electives in a variety of time periods and regions of the world.
Cameron’s political science majors take broad introductory courses in political theory, U.S. government, and international relations, then move on to research and writing courses and electives that deal with systems and national and international governments.
To register and receive a secure link to the Zoom presentation, go to https://www.cameron.edu/social-sciences/events.