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Topnotch Professors
Professor of History and Political Science Kermit Staggers has been teaching at USF since 1982. His knowledge in the field combined with his years in public service give him a great platform of experiences of which he can teach students.
The USF Advantage
Our professors cover a wide variety of topics and periods in history and political science to give you a well-rounded education.

If you are interested in pursuing a career in politics, government administration, law, teaching, journalism or any profession requiring knowledge of public affairs and research skills, a degree in Political Science/History from the University of Sioux Falls will provide you with a solid foundation for your career. Through this program, you will be challenged to read critically, think analytically, communicate ideas effectively and examine human problems from an ethical and religious standpoint. In addition, you will gain contemporary and historical understanding of the relationship between government and the individual and how governments relate to one another.


With a degree in Political Science/History, you will be prepared for immediate career placement or graduate study.


Our faculty and Career Services staff will help you find top-notch internship opportunities that match your interests and talent.