Department of Political Science {College of Liberal & Creative Arts}

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Graduate Program

The Master of Arts in Political Science is designed for students who wish to proceed to further post-graduate study at the doctoral level as well as those who seek to terminate their study with the M.A.

Areas of specialization within the M.A. program may include:

  • American Politics
  • Political Theory
  • Comparative Politics

Student teaching opportunities are available. Most seminars are offered in late afternoon and evening. Limited financial aid is available in the form of teaching assistantships and research assistantships. These are usually not available during the first semester of work. The program is professional in its standards, substantive offerings, and levels of expectation.

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