Division of Arts & Humanities

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Errin McCaulley, '15

Political Science major
Bellwood, PA
Schreyer Honors College Scholar

"I feel very attached to my Political Science professors—they drive me to do my very best. My undergraduate research on political theory will help prepare me to achieve my dream of being a lawyer."

The Division of Arts and Humanities at Penn State Altoona offers courses in art, art history, communication arts and sciences, communications, dance, English, French, German, history, integrative arts, Latin, music, philosophy, political science, religious studies, Russian, Spanish, theatre arts, and visual arts. The division offers bachelor's degrees in communications, English, history, integrative arts, letters, arts, and sciences, political science, and visual art studies as well as an associate degree in letters, arts, and sciences. Minors are available in communications, dance studies, English, global language and culture, history, political science, and women's studies.

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