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English and Foreign Languages

The role and function of the Department of English and Foreign Languages is threefold:

  • Provides instruction in language, composition, speech, and humanities for the General Education program;
  • Offers instruction in language and literature, speech, methods of teaching English, linguistics, and language arts for the teacher education program;
  • Provides instruction in languages and literature, speech, drama, grammar and composition, and linguistics for the liberal arts program.

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History, Political Science and Philosophy

Students with a zest for history, law, politics and questioning it all will find themselves at home in the Department of History, Political Science and Philosophy. Our goal here is provide a compelling education through a multicultural lens.

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Mass Communications, Visual and Performing Arts

The Department of Mass Communications, Visual and Performing Arts produces graduates who specialize in convergence journalism, public relations and advertising, or television-radio-film production, music and art. 

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Public Administration

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Psychology

The Department of Psychology recognizes and supports the overall mission of Delaware State University by providing students with the necessary education for entry level positions in human service related fields and preparing students for graduate studies.

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Sociology and Criminal Justice

The Department offers a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice. The Sociology major provides a comprehensive grounding in the academic discipline of Sociology, its theories, methods, and findings. The Criminal Justice major provides a comprehensive grounding in the discipline of criminology, as well as analysis of the multitude of social factors and institutions that impact the criminal justice system.

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