Major in Political Science

All these careers require knowledge and skills in political analysis, communication, writing, research and evaluation; the conceptual ability to develop logical arguments about political and policy issues; the ability to collect relevant evidence to support arguments; independent and critical thinking, tolerance and informed participation in domestic and international affairs; the ability to define a problem, investigate it and contribute to its solution in a variety of employment settings as mentioned above.

These elements characterize the major and courses in Political Science. In today’s employment market, college graduates can expect to change jobs a number of times and to have more than one career. Political science is excellent preparation for the flexibility required in this modern employment market.