The Department of Politics & Government at Illinois State University offers a master's degree in Political Science in order to promote human knowledge and skills in the areas of scholarship, teaching, and service in and about the political dimensions of social life.
The Department of Politics & Government graduate program serves several types of students with a multi-track program. The department offers courses and program options both to students who are planning to pursue further graduate education and to students who, for reasons of career enhancement or of specialized training for employment, are seeking a master’s degree as their ultimate goal.
The Department of Politics and Government at Illinois State university offers three distinct areas of graduate study.
The Department of Politics and Government is involved in hosting a variety of different speakers on campus, including notables like Noam Chomsky.
Above: Distinguished speaker John Mearsheimer meets wtih grad students after delivering the Bone Lecture.
Below: Renowned democratization scholar Larry Diamond poses with Sandy Roberts after delivering the annual Hibbert R. Roberts Lecture