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Political Science

Who should be a Political Science Major?

IS IT FOR YOU? Are you someone who is challenged by the state of things, wants to make a difference, and wants to have a positive impact on society and social issues? Do you want to get involved and try to make things better within your community and beyond? Are you interested in how the government is structured, how decisions are made, and how societal and international conflicts are managed? Then the Political Science program might be right for you!

A MINOR THING. Majors in Political Science must choose an interdisciplinary minor. Because Political Science is a discipline with applications in many fields, there are many appropriate choices, depending upon a student's individual interests. The most commonly chosen minors are Public Administration, Urban & Regional Studies, Environmental Policy & Planning, Social Change & Development, and Business Administration.

Who should be a Political Science Minor?

Some majors that work well with the Political Science minor are Public Administration, Economics, Environmental Policy & Planning, Social Change & Development, and Business Administration.