Political Science Major – Degree

A political science degree can lead to all sorts of careers in both the private and public sectors, from attorney to lobbyist to FBI agent to journalist and beyond. Most positions are attainable with a bachelor's degree in political science, although some do require a graduate degree even at the entry level. Before deciding on a major in political science, determine your strengths. Can you adapt well to different types of situations and social groups? Are your communication skills excellent? Is mathematics one of your strengths? Can you make decisions easily? Do you have good judgment? Are you good with computers? Can you organize, analyze and collect data effectively? All of these skills are necessary in the study of political science.

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Ohio Christian University
Online Programs:   Bachelor of Arts in Political Science

Regent University
Online Programs:   Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies - Government , Bachelor of Arts in Politics and History , Master of Arts in Government - American Government , more...

Kaplan University
Online Programs:   BS in Liberal Studies Leadership , BS in Liberal Studies

Norwich University - Online
Online Programs:   Master of Arts in International Relations Online

Florida Tech
Online Programs:   Associate of Arts in Liberal Arts

Colorado Technical University Online
Online Programs:   Doctor of Management - Environmental and Social Sustainability (Executive Format)

Northern Arizona University Online
Online Programs:   Liberal Arts - BS/BA

University of the Rockies
Online Programs:   MA in Human Services, Mental Health Administration Specialization , MA in Human Services , MA in Human Services, Not-for-Profit Management Specialization

Northcentral University
Online Programs:   Gender Diversity Studies - MA in Psychology , Gender Diversity Studies - PhD of Psychology

Concordia University - Portland
Online Programs:   M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: eLearning/Technology Education

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