Political Science Program Requirements
NMC Code 725
Political science as a field includes the study of American politics, comparative politics, international relations, political theory and political economy. Undergraduate courses in political science are an important component of any liberal arts education as students gain important knowledge concerning the political structures that shape our world. Courses in political science are especially useful for students pursing careers or advanced degrees in public policy, law, business, economics, social work, education, history and, of course, politics.
Bachelors and graduate degrees in political science and public policy offer career opportunities in areas such as education, policy research, law and international business.