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Department of Social Sciences


The mission of Cameron University’s Department of Social Sciences is to provide high quality instruction to students at the undergraduate level using a multi-disciplinary approach that emphasizes active learning, problem solving, and critical thinking. 

The department is dedicated to excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service, offering degrees and minors in Criminal Justice, Geography, History, the Humanities, International Studies, Political Science, Pre-Law, Social Studies Education and Sociology, along with a broad array of required and elective general education courses.

Our academic programs empower students to explore their interests, express their ideas, and experience the pride of uncovering new knowledge.

The department strives to develop students into scholars, mentors, and responsible citizens of their community, state and country who make a positive difference in society through their involvement in their particular field in the social sciences. 

News from the History & Government

 March 2015 - New Minors Approved:

 Stop by the department for more information.

Quick-Links for Career Information

American Historical Association

American Political Science Association

"How to Approach the Job Market with a BA in History"

View career-planning resources for those pursuing a B.A. in History or Social Studies Education.

Contact Information

South Shepler, Room 632
2800 W. Gore Blvd.
Lawton, OK 73505-6377
580.581.2499 Voice
580.581.2941 Fax