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The department of history, political science, philosophy, American studies and religion is part of the
of Arts and Sciences and represents one of USC Upstate's most diverse departments.
HPPA offers both Bachelor of Arts degrees and minors in history and political science, along with minors in philosophy, pre-law, American studies, Southern studies and religion. The department offers upper and lower-level courses in military science.
SCHOLARSHIPSScholarship opportunities for HPPA students include the John Edmunds Scholarship and the Political Science Scholarship. For more information about how to apply for these, please go here.
JOB OPPORTUNITYHPPA is pleased to announce a tenure track position in East Asian History. For more information, visit our website.
SOUTHERN STUDIESThe new Southern Studies Minor is available in fall 2014 for the first time. Requiring 21 hours of study, the minor offers students an opportunity to examine the South through its history, literature, geology, geography and government. The minor offers opportunities for independent
studies and internships and is a complement to majors in history, political science, English and other fields. Contact Dr. Carol Loar (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information.
HISTORYInterested in History? The History Club is interested in you! View our club flyer for more information about the first meeting this year. For club information, please contact club advisor Ms. Tammy Pike (email@example.com).POLITICAL SCIENCEIf you are interested in USC Upstate's highly successful Model
United Nations team, please contact Dr. Trevor Rubenzer (firstname.lastname@example.org) and view this flyer for more information.
Department ChairDr. Robert McCormick
Contact UsUSC UpstateDepartment of History, Political Science, Philosophy & American StudiesMedia, Room 102800 University WaySpartanburg, SC 29303Phone: 864-503-5795Fax: 864-503-5890Faculty & Staff Directory
The University of South Carolina Upstate is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate and masters degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia, 30033 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of USC Upstate. Comments or Complaints?