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History The Department of History seeks to develop and broaden general and specific historical, geographical, and philosophical knowledge of the multi-cultural clientele. European, Asian, and American History, as well as a variety of courses in Philosophy and Geography, are offered. The undergraduate program in History currently offers concentrations in General History and Social Studies Education and a minor in Black Studies. Also, the program has the Accelerated Master’s Program (4+1 Program) where students earn both the BA and MA in five years. History and Political Science majors march for Victor White Mathematics and Physics The Mathematics and Physics Program at Grambling State University is the first one in the State and, currently, the only program that offers career- oriented concentrations: Material Science, and Biomedical Science; besides a core in Mathematics and Physics. The Department of Mathematics and Physics strives to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary for lifelong learning, an understanding of the physical aspects of the universe, and the ability to comprehend advancements in the physical and mathematical sciences. The Mathematics and Physics program offers a firm undergraduate foundation for CAREERS in material science, pure and applied mathematics, physics, and biomedical sciences. It also plans to provide excellent preparation for an actuarial science career to carryout statistical analysis for insurance and other financial industries. Ashirah Simpson working on Scanning Electron Microscope to magnify material surface Music Music has been an integral part of Grambling’s history and development since the founding of the institution. The Music Department, accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM), views its role at the University as both an academic and a service unit whose mission is to provide programs of study for both music majors and non- music majors; and to educate future music professionals through appropriate curricular offerings leading to a bachelor’s degree in music or music education. Annual President’s Concert Page 13 Academic Viewbook