The study of political science is designed to enable students to become familiar with theories of public values and patterns of national, regional, and international political systems.Undergraduate Study
Students completing a major in political science will understand and be able to interrelate the leading theories, literature, and approaches in the subfields of American government, political theory and methods, international relations, and comparative politics.
The Political Science Department offers work for a Master of Arts degree (MA), with a major in Political Science or Information Assurance; a minor; a joint Master of Arts/Juris Doctor (MA/JD); Master of Science in Information Assurance (MSIA); as well as a Certificate of Public Management (CPM).
of 2009-2014 Bachelor’s graduates of the Department of Political Science were occupied* within six months of graduation
*Occupied includes employment, further education, military service, or not seeking employment.