College of Arts and Sciences

Department of Political Science

The Department of Political Science helps students acquire knowledge about politics and hone their intellectual skills to critically analyze and evaluate that knowledge. As a political science student, you’ll learn about political institutions of government, political behavior, and political theory. Our graduates have pursued successful careers in a wide range of fields, including government, politics, law, education, business, and journalism.

Learn more about our Programs of Study and other opportunities, such as internships and study abroad.