About Our Department
Literature, History, Political Science, American Studies, Film Studies,
Philosophy, Anthropology, Social Documentation, Gender Studies,
Interdisciplinary Humanities, Social Sciences, and Liberal Studies?
At Clarkson? The Audacity!
Clarkson’s Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
Multiple disciplines under one roof
23 Teacher-Scholars from across the liberal arts who love what they do!
Eighty-five Majors and growing!
Focused degree programs in American Studies, History and Political Science
Flexible degree programs in Interdisciplinary Humanities, Social Sciences and Liberal Studies
Challenging, rigorous and exciting courses, research projects, internships, and research opportunities.
Excellent career preparation: critical thinking, writing, real world analysis, and the Clarkson career advantage.
History: Specializations in war studies and health and medicine
Political Science: Specializations in food and farm policy, and environmental and energy policy
American Studies: Specialization in American history and literature
Internship Opportunities in Washington, Albany, and regionally.
The Common Experience
The “External Field”
Student Research Conference
ROTC, Athletes, interested in the Arts
Interested in social/political issues
The Clarkson Advantage
The “Can Do” attitude
Small Classes with accessible professors
The BS degree
Clarkson’s Pre-Professional Focus
The Larger Context: Business, Science, Technology
Clarkson’s Commitment to Excellence
For more information contact Bill Vitek (email@example.com or 315 268 4424)