Political Science

Political Science is the scientific study of politics. It is a social science dealing with systems of governance and power, and the analysis of political activities, political thought, political behavior, and associated constitutions and laws.



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Why Study Political Science?


Why Study Political Science?

A major in political science can lead to a transfer to a university where one can continue work leading to a baccalaureate degree in political science, public administration, or public policy. In addition, there are selected entry level positions in business and government open to the graduate with an Associate in Arts degree in Political Science.



Career Opportunities


Career Opportunities
check mark icon Book Critic  
check mark icon City Manager*  
check mark icon Congressional District Aide  
check mark icon Consular Officer*  
check mark icon Diplomatic Officer*  
check mark icon Election Supervisor  
check mark icon Fund Raising Director*  
check mark icon Intelligence Specialist*  
check mark icon Labor Relations Specialist*  
check mark icon Lawyer*  
check mark icon Paralegal Assistant  
check mark icon Research Assistant  
check mark icon Urban Planner*  



*Bachelor’s Degree or higher required






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