Megan Cahill | September 13, 2014 | USA Today
A major in Political Science & Government introduce students to the theory and practice of politics. Classes focus primarily on American politics, comparative politics, international politics and political theory. The combination of these areas introduces students to the role politics play at a local, national and international level.
A political science and government degree prepares students for a variety of careers. Graduates pursue jobs in areas such as business, law, education and pubic affairs. This writing-intensive major helps improve communication techniques, while strengthening critical thinking skills. Internships allow students to test their knowledge in a practical setting, preparing them for success after graduation.