When others were reading the latest installment of Hunger Games, you were brushing up on the Gettysburg Address. To say you have a passion for history and political systems is an understatement. History examines the past and the impact of past decisions on the present and future. Political science studies the systems of governance and political structures. If you're considering this pathway, you're interested in what came before and how it impacts us today.
HISTORY & POLITICAL SCIENCE DEFINED
- the narrative and analysis of events, ideas, movements, citizens, governments, and leaders.
What degree do I earn?
Associate in Arts - Liberal Studies Transfer
Why isn't it a HISTORY/POLICAL SCIENCE Degree?
While your degree may not say history and political science, the courses in your Guided Pathway are focused on these topics.
Discover Your Guided Pathway
- Archival Science
- Library Services
- Political Office
- Campaign Management
These are just a few examples, many other careers are connected to this field of study. Additional education or training may be required for certain career choices.
- Annual Median Pay $58,520
- Hourly Median Pay $28.14
- Job Outlook 9% Growth
Data sourced from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, and valid 2016 through 2026.