History and Social Sciences at Bryant

The faculty and students within our multidisciplinary department advance the study and practice of history and the social sciences through teaching, research, and outreach.
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About This Department

The department offers courses in four disciplines: History, Political Science, Legal Studies, and Sociology. Majors are offered in Global Studies, History, Politics and Law, and Sociology. Concentrations are offered in Global Studies, History, Political Science, and Sociology. Minors are offered in the areas of Africana/Black Studies, History, Latin American and Latina/Latino Studies, Legal Studies, Political Science, Sociology, Sociology and Service Learning, and Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies.

Department Highlight

Visiting speaker Monika Sattler '08 encouraged a group of Global Studies students during a recent trip back to campus to "try everything." "I believe you create your own opportunities," she said. "You create your own luck."

Department Highlight

Entrepreneur Monika Sattler ’08 speaks to Global Studies students

Rankings

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Rankings

U.S. News & World Report 2019 Best College rankings list Bryant as No. 10 in the Regional Universities North category.