Admissions: Programs of Study


History/Political Science and History/Political Science/Pre-Law


The program provides a liberal arts and social science foundation to enable a student to develop a broad cultural background; habits of thoroughness, intellectual curiosity and scholarship; the ability to organize materials and communicate the results; and verbal skills.

The History/Political Science major consists of 24 credits in history and 21 credits in political science courses, 9 credits in social science subjects, and 9 credits of open electives. Through the option of the 9 credits of open electives the student may seek a minor in a related or complimentary area such as art, communications or public administration. The History/Political Science Pre Law major consists of 24 credits in history, 21 credits in political science, 9 credits in legal studies courses and 9 credits in social science subjects.

Degree: Bachelor of Arts - BA
Program Website
College: Munley College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Department Website: Social Sciences

Student/Faculty Ratio: 13:01

Accreditations

Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Contact Information

Office of University Admissions
866-279-9663
Email: YourFuture@marywood.edu

Chairperson: Alexander Vari, Ph.D.
Department of Social Sciences
570-348-6288
Email: socsci@marywood.edu

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