College of Arts and Sciences

Historical and Political Studies

Expanding your horizons. Empowering citizens.

Meet Our Students

“She traveled to Oman as part of the First-Year Preview Program and studied abroad for a semester in Cape Town, South Africa. Her study abroad experience allowed her to pursue research on inclusivity and sustainability in economic development, and issues affecting vulnerable populations. ”

- Natalie Marshall '16


Earned Credits Abroad

Of the 65 HAPS 2016 graduates, 97% have earned credits abroad through semester-long study abroad and Global Field Study experiences.



HAPS 2016 graduates studied in 33 countries on six continents including Italy, France, Russia, Australia, South Africa, Sierra Leone, Mexico, Chile, China, and South Korea.


Studied a Semester Abroad

Nearly three-quarters of HAPS 2016 graduates studied abroad for at least one full semester. Nineteen participated in the First-Year Study Abroad Experience.

Historical & Political Studies

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