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Department: History

Program Type: Education and Liberal Arts

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When you pursue coursework in ECC’s History and Political Science department, you’ll gain a deeper understanding of US and world history and develop profound insights into the current state of the global human community. ECC’s history and political science professors are knowledgeable and experienced instructors who specialize in the history of Western civilization, Europe, Latin America, and South and East Asia. Take a deep dive into the law and history of the United States, U.S. Latino history, comparative government, and foreign relations. Hands-on learning experiences through these programs include opportunities to participate in the state-wide Model Illinois Government legislative simulation or become an oral history research fellow. Studying history and political science may lead to a career in various fields, including education, law, journalism, business, government service, and international relations.

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