Political Science, B.A.

Bachelor of Arts
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About This Degree

Completion of this major prepares students for careers in government, including domestic civil service, legislative policy, foreign service, intelligence and national security agencies, intergovernmental work, and international organizations, including the United Nations. The program also prepares students for work in non-governmental organizations, banking, business and business-related organizations, consulting, media, non-profit, educational, and research organizations. Completion of the Political Science major also prepares students to pursue advanced degrees in law, public administration and policy, diplomacy and international relations.