Academics at Plymouth State

PSU offers 55 undergraduate majors, more than 60 minors, an innovative University Studies program for students deciding on a major, and 75 graduate degree and certificate programs through the College of Graduate Studies.

We provide an educational experience that you would expect from a small private school: small classes taught by dedicated professors; personal attention from faculty and staff; and outstanding opportunities to lead and to serve.

You won’t sit in the back of a huge lecture hall taking notes; you’ll take an active role in your learning process.  At PSU you’ll:

  • Participate in lively, interactive classes.  The average undergraduate class size is 18.
  • Build strong relationships with your professors.
  • Get real-world experience through research opportunities, internships, international study programs, and community service.
  • Sharpen your critical thinking and communication skills by participating in hands-on learning experiences.
  • Encounter experiences that will challenge your assumptions and change your perception about the world.

Plymouth Magazine

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Faculty Forum: Filiz Otucu on Democracy and the Middle East

Filiz Otucu is a professor of political science and specializes in international relations, Middle Eastern politics, and the United Nations. A native of Turkey, she earned her MA at the University of Central Oklahoma, and her PhD from the University of Kentucky. Otucu teaches courses on politics and conflict in the Middle East, terrorism and […]