Mission: The Department of History & Political Science articulates to implement and improve programmatically its teaching, research, and service toward preparing and equipping well-rounded History and Political Science students with (1) requisite critical skills and competencies to effect learning in their respective disciplines, (2) completion of general education requirements, and (3) exposure to other educational enrichment activities on and off campus in readiness for graduate and/or professional studies, meaningful careers, life-long learning and service.
*Bachelor of Arts, History
*Bachelor of Arts, Political Science
*Public Policy Studies
Active Student Organizations:
*Frank Toland Historical Society
*Pi Sigma Alpha
(Political Science Honors Society)
*Thurgood Marshall Pre-Law Club
(Pre-Law Interest Club)
Future / Pending Student Organizations:
*Model United Nations Club
(International Affairs Focus)
*Political Science Student Association
(Profession-Related Focus on Political Science)
Student Learning Outcomes:
The History and Political Science programs provide students with core and elective courses targeting the career path in history, political science or related fields. A degree in history or political science fulfills graduation requirements and uniquely positions the graduating Tuskegee student for graduate level study in the fields of law, education, or museum studies. Tuskegee University History or Political Science Program graduates are distinguished by their superior writing, research, and critical thinking skills.
*Students will acquire and apply core knowledge, skills, and competencies, in History and Political Science.
*Students will be able to conduct and present history and political science research projects based on various methodologies and perspectives.
*Students will engage in interdisciplinary activities for the benefit of learning, collaborating and networking with one another.
*Students will be assisted and be able to identify opportunities for educational enrichment beyond their academic work in the classroom.
*Students will be motivated and encouraged to pursue graduate/professional programs of study.Students will appreciate and embrace an active and sustained life of intellectual and social activity.