BA in Political Science

General

Program Description

Areas of political science in which B.A. in Political Science courses are offered include American Politics and Public Affairs; International Relations and Comparative Politics; and Political Theory. Within each area, major themes are explored, such as public policy and administration, political values and change, elite-mass relationships, and political parties and groups.

Program Benefits 

This program instills the ability to understand the workings of politics and the way it impacts the lives of all of us. This program helps students develop skills of understanding and analysis, and builds competence in oral and written expression.

Career Opportunities

The B.A. in Political Science prepares you for careers in areas such as:

  • Law
  • Business
  • Journalism
  • Teaching
  • Government

Minors

  • Jewish Studies
  • Political Science
  • Public Administration

Testimonial

“The education I got from Northeastern really prepped me for everything I’m doing.” - Alaa Basatneh

Last updated Jun 2020

About the School

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