The Department of Political Science provides students with the opportunity to develop an understanding of political institutions and processes in a global community. As an area of study within the framework of the liberal arts, our program examines the impact of government upon the life of the individual and of individual citizens upon government.
Major in Political Science
Requirements for a major that can lead to careers and further academic study in law and politics.
Minor in Political Science
The minor makes a good addition to a critical or socially engaged degree.
Public Administration Degree (B.A. and B.S.)
A course of study for students who want to work in the public sector at the local, state or federal level.
Pre-Law Concentration in Political Science
A focus within the Political Science Major that's specficially geared to students who seek to pursue a careeer in law.
International Politics Concentration in Political Science
A focus within the Political Science Major which provides students the opportunity to emphasize international affairs.
The department expects every graduating student to meet these outcomes.
The facts on advising in the program.