Political Science
& Geography


History, Political Science & Geography

As a History major, you will delve into the story of humanity which gives context to all human endeavors. The study of history allows students to acquire a greater understanding of world cultures and human interaction while strengthening their critical thinking, communication skills and global awareness.

Political Science offers you an in-depth examination of current events and trends. PoliSci classes give you the knowledge and skills to be productive global citizens. Lourdes history majors take advantage of a wide variety of options:

  • Choosing from a wide range of courses taught by expert faculty
  • Completing an internship at local, government and private organizations
  • Participating in Phi Alpha Theta student organization and attending the regional conference

History graduates often pursue a Master of Arts and a Doctor of Philosophy in history. Career avenues open to them include law, international relations, government services, writing, research, and working for local and state government agencies, private corporations or universities.


History, Political Science & Geography
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History Advisor

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Sr. Virgilia

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