Major in Political Science
The Bachelor of Arts in Political Science has launched our students into exciting careers in federal, state, and local government; law; business; international organizations; nonprofit associations and organizations; campaign management and polling; journalism; pre-collegiate education; electoral politics; research and university and college teaching.
Accelerated Political Science, BA/Journalism, MA
This program allows students to complete a BA in political science and an MA in journalism in just 5 years. Within their political science degree students can tailor a course of study with attention paid to areas of interest such as: American politics (including the presidency, Congress, elections, campaigns, parties, public opinion and state and local governments), law, public policy, international relations, or the politics of certain world regions. A strong background in political science is essential to students seeking a career in journalism that focuses on politics and world events.