Department of Political Science

The Department of Political Science is among the most nationally prominent programs in the country. Our department offers fields of study in political science, criminal justice and international studies, allowing students to choose degrees that span through multiple areas while still honing in on specific topics of study. 

News in Brief

  • Christime Cagle

    Christine Cagle, the Associate Director for Policy, Planning, and Communications in the Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention, for the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will be speaking to USD students about HIV prevention policy and planning.

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    Stay up-to-date on what's happening in the Department of Political Science.

  • Douglas Hajek

    The Beacom School and Business, the School of Law, and the W.O. Farber Center are hosting an evening with Douglas Hajek to discuss the development of usury legislation and Citibank's decision to move its credit card business to South Dakota.

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Department of Political Science
Dakota Hall
414 E. Clark St.
Vermillion, SD 57069


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