While most people associate Political Science with the study of governments and other political actors, as a field of study it is varied and diverse.
As a student of politics, you will examine some of the most fundamental concepts of human existence, such as power, conflict, citizenship, economic relationships, culture, law and policy, ethics, justice, freedom, equality, legitimacy, representation, civil disobedience, and resistance. You will analyze the political impact of social issues such as war, poverty, crime, education, the environment, race, gender, class, and globalization.
Project highlights student research across the country
Political Science Major Receives State Department Scholarship to Study in the Middle East this SummerLouisa Keeler will study Arabic in Oman
2011 Graduate Receives Prestigious Fellowship that Puts Him on the Path to Opening a New School in San AntonioTeach for America inspires pre-law graduate to pursue education instead of law school