Expand your perspective and gain knowledge relating to complex global issues. Study language, address problems relating to security, ethnic conflict and human rights, and practice interdisciplinary skills.
Government & Justice
Learn how programs in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHaSS) can lead to careers in the areas of Government & Justice. Meet virtually with advisors and faculty as we answer questions about majors in History, Political Science, International Studies, Print and Broadcast Journalism.
Related Majors and Emphasis
Study various aspects of constitutional thought with an emphasis on the U.S. Constitution. Learn about constitutional history, theory and rights and gain an understanding of politics.
Reflect on your role as a citizen of the U.S. and the world and gain an understanding of government, politics, and political philosophy.
Our accelerated degree program offers undergraduate students the ability to complete their Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Political Science in five years.
Earn a Bachelor's of Sociology with an emphasis in Criminal Justice. Learn the practical and theoretical application of the Criminal Justice system from experienced practitioners.
The associate’s degree in Criminal Justice gives students an educational background of the vast criminal justice system.
Become an expert in government and political processes through engagement in meaningful discussion and research
Supplement your major and minor studies with an understanding of historical and contemporary causes of conflicts and efforts to create peace.
Develop foundational knowledge related to these disciplines by studying the principal texts that define them.
Focus on the nature of ethics in a variety of settings such as the medical field, business, politics, and environmental policies. Learn to reason and write with clarity and precision.
The USU Eastern Peace Officer Academy teaches students the basic techniques needed for officers to gain employment with Utah law enforcement agencies.
Master skills of critical thinks and clear writing while learning how to understand varied perspectives. Develop effective communication skills, solve problems, and dive into the human condition.
The Law and Society Area Studies Certificate provide students an opportunity to emphasize the study of the relationship between law and society from an interdisciplinary perspective.