"A wide perspective
The Department of Politics and Government offers undergraduate and graduate courses that address diverse timely topics from a wide variety of perspectives, and are taught through primary texts. Learn more about our Undergraduate Program.
"Professional Journal Critique
The Department of Politics and Government hosts Critique, a journal for political science students from across the nation. Critique was recently granted professional recognition by the American Political Science Association. Learn more about Critique!
The Department of Politics and Government hosts the Annual Conference for Students of Political Science in Spring semester of each year as a forum for the dissemination and discussion of research conducted by undergraduate and graduate students from both the United States and other nations. Learn more about conferences!
"Action Research Opportunities
The Department is strongly committed to creating opportunities for students to foster their analytical skills and leadership abilities in structured programs outside the formal classroom such as professional practice internships, Study Abroad programs, and supervised independent studies. Learn more about internships and other opportunities!
"Meet our Faculty
Department faculty are one of the most productive in the College of Arts and Sciences with current and retired faculty producing a significant number of peer reviewed books.Learn more about our Faculty!
The Department's Legal Studies Program provides courses to prepare students for employment as a legal assistant or paralegal in public or private law offices and government agencies.Learn more about our Legal Studies Program!