Political Science

The Department of Political Science offers a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and a Minor in Political Science.  Please click the links below to see specific requirements for each.

Degree Requirements
B.A. in Political Science B.A. (PDF)
Minor in Political Science Minor (PDF)

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What Can I do with a Degree in Political Science?

The analytical and communication skills that one gains in Political Science coupled with the substantive knowledge of government and politics are attractive to a range of employers.

Many of our students are interested in going to law school or graduate school in Political Science or public/nonprofit management, but training in Political Science can prepare students for a variety of other careers and jobs:

  • teaching
  • government work
  • political campaigns
  • social work
  • writing
  • business
  • lobbying

  • journalism
  • public service
  • paralegal work
  • work in the justice system
  • research assistant
  • analyst

With graduate work in political science, this list can grow exponentially.

Last updated: 9/2/2015

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