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Political Science & International Studies
The Department of Political Science and International Studies offers a major with concentrations in Government and Politics, International Relations, or Public Administration and Public Policy. Minors in Political Science and International Studies, and Public Administration and Public Policy are also offered.
The mission of the major program in Political Science and International Studies is to offer students a broadly based core curriculum through which knowledge of the principles and practices of political life, democratic citizenship, and political activity are acquired. The major provides a foundation for graduate work and for careers in law, government service, elective office, journalism, international affairs, education, and related fields.