Political Science, B.S. (Degree Completion Program)
Political science is the study of governments, public policies, and political processes, systems, and political behavior.
A bachelor's degree in political science can lead to exciting careers in federal, state, and local governments; law; business; international organizations; nonprofit organizations; campaign management and polling; journalism; education; electoral politics; and research. It can also prepare you for graduate and professional study.
As a student in the Bachelor of Science in Political Science program, you take courses in Constitutional law, Indiana politics, urban politics, contemporary revolutions, political philosophy, judicial politics, political analysis, public opinion and political participation, and more.
You develop an understanding of government and politics, the ability to write clearly and well, the capacity to think logically and analytically, the skill to argue persuasively, and the ability to locate and evaluate information-skills that are highly valued in the workplace.