About the Department
Department of Political Science Mission Statement
The Department of Political Science seeks to guide students towards becoming active and informed members of the community, locally and globally.Learn More
The department offers undergraduate and graduate programs designed to help students develop knowledge, analytical skills, and critical insights into the nature of politics, political systems, and political activism. The goal is to prepare students for engagement in political life, whether as informed citizens or in a wide range of possible careers. Our students gain expertise in political issues that have absorbed thinkers throughout the ages, studying the causes and consequences of political developments ranging from local elections to armed uprisings.