Political Science & Government


Topics of Study

In this program, you will learn about government and its function. You will take liberal arts courses, such as humanities and philosophy of politics, and learn about relationships of individuals to civil society. You will learn various forms of government and underlying philosophies, structure, and policies. You will study principles of behavior that underlie actions of political officials and public figures. This information will help you understand political processes, public law, international relations, and the concepts of freedom, liberty, justice, and power.