Political Science

Program Purpose:

Students who complete Political Science courses will acquire a basic understanding of the nuances of the structure of government and will apply primary theories to analyze politics and governance at home and abroad. They will identify and analyze issues that governments face in developing domestic, foreign, and economic policies in relationship to current domestic and global issues.

Degree in Political Science:

Students completing the Associate of Arts Transfer Degree in Political Science will be able to:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the perspectives, theories, methods and core concepts of political science as a social science.
  • Analyze the nuances of the structure of government.
  • Apply primary theories to analyze politics and governance at home and abroad.
  • Identify and analyze issues that governments face in developing domestic, foreign, and economic policies in relationship to current domestic and global issues.

Program of Study

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