Jun 26, 2019  
2018-2019 Graduate Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Graduate Catalog

Political Science


The Department of Political Science offers a master’s degree program in political science and a doctoral degree program in political science. A description of each follows.

Master of Arts - Political Science

The Department of Political Science offers a general master of arts degree with concentrations in American politics (including public policy and public law), comparative politics, international relations, and political theory. Students can normally expect to complete the program in one-and-a-half to two years.  The graduate program in political science is designed to prepare graduate students for doctoral studies, teaching positions at secondary schools and community colleges, or employment by government agencies, research centers, or private industry. 

Doctor of Philosophy - Political Science

The Department of Political Science offers a general Ph.D. degree with concentrations in American politics (including public policy and public law), comparative politics, international relations, and political theory.

The Ph.D. program is intended to prepare its graduates for careers in academic institutions, government (at all levels), and business and industry. 

David Damore, Ph.D., Chair
Christian Jensen, Ph.D., Graduate Coordinator
  

Program Information 

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Master of Arts - Political Science  

Doctor of Philosophy - Political Science