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    RSU Pi Sigma Alpha, Phi Alpha Theta Induction Ceremony Held March 1

Why Choose History and Political Science at RSU?

The History and Political Science department offers several associate and baccalaureate degrees to traditional and nontraditional students with multiple opportunities for degree specialization.

An education in history and political science prepares students to pursue a variety of careers, including education, communication, archaeology, public administration, security/intelligence, research and political office.

The department provides students with opportunities for internships, which allow students to work in a public service agency, explore career options within their fields of study and integrate classroom learning with work-related experience.

Fast Facts

  • RSU was the first university in Oklahoma to offer a degree in Military History.
  • Among the History and Political Science faculty are published authors, noted historians, and award- winning educators.
  • Graduates of the department have gone on to succeed as teachers, lawyers, and political campaign advisors throughout the region.
  • History and Political Science faculty conduct original research and present their work throughout the region.

Kyle Fields, B.A. in History

Teaching Assistant, OSU History Master’s Program
“Rogers State University supplied me with the skills I needed to succeed both as a graduate student and as a teaching assistant. My degree program provided me with all the tools necessary to thrive in an advanced academic setting and in my professional life.”

Kyle Fields