Why Study Political Science Here?
Our department offers five majors: political science, international public policy, international relations, international studies and national security and foreign affairs. In the political science major, you can choose from four options: legal studies option, political theory option, national security option or the general option.
We also offer an online or residential master's program, which provides you with a firm foundation in the discipline and research methods. We offer graduate certificates in environmental politics and policy, foundations of political analysis, security studies, and information, policy, and society. Graduates go on to pursue advanced degrees or careers in government, business, law, education, non-profit organizations, or private sector research.
Beyond the Classroom
Our programs offer lots of opportunities for you to enrich your education, both inside and outside of class.