Political Science

“As soon as any man says of the affairs of the State ‘What does it matter to me?’ the State may be given up for lost.”
― Jean-Jacques Rousseau, The Social Contract

Political Science focuses on the theory and practice of government and politics at the local, state, national, and international levels. It is dedicated to developing understandings of institutions, practices, and relations that constitute public life and modes of inquiry that promote citizenship.

Program Learning Outcomes

  1. Analyze data/information in understanding and articulating different forms of political theory.
  2. Articulate similarities and differences within international governments and politics.
  3. Interact with others and discover that through applying their political skills, people can make a positive difference in their communities.