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BA in Political Science

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Valentina Fernández is trying to facilitate more conversations between trustees and students. Credit: Jeff Watts. Image: Picture of student trustee Valentina Fernández on the Quad in front of Ward Circle Building.

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Program Goals

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate interdisciplinary knowledge and understanding of key theories, concepts, and issues surrounding the study of political institutions and processes from the four foci of the major: Communications, Law, Economics, and Government.
  2. Demonstrate critical thinking, written and oral communication skills.
  3. Demonstrate competence in analyzing, interpreting and evaluating. within the realm of public policy.
  4. Apply the knowledge and skills acquired in the major to the practice of actual politics and policy-making.