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BA Political Science

 Course Level
Bachelors / UG
 Type
Full Time

 Duration
4 Years
 Start month
September

 Tuition fee

International
15777 USD
National
15777 USD

Application fee

International 90 USD
National 90 USD
Department
School of Humanities and Science
Scores accepted
IELTS (min)7
TOEFL-IBT (min)89
TOEFL-PBT (min)575
SAT (avg)1450
ACT (avg)31
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About this course

Students who major in political science will learn how political decisions are made and will develop analytic skills useful in careers in government, business, professional schools, and not-for-profit organizations. To complete a Bachelor of Arts in political science students focus on one-of-five tracks: Justice and Law; Political and Economic Development;  Elections, Representation, and Governance; International Relations; or Data Science.  Students supplement their primary track with a secondary track, an introductory course in political science, and with a variety of courses offered both in the department and throughout the university.  

Students in the program have excellent preparation for further study in graduate or professional schools as well as careers in government, business, and not-for-profit organizations.

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Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility requirements include exceptional performance in SAT and ACT tests along with good grades in high school.

The minimum requirement of SAT score is 1520 and minimum requirement for ACT score is 34. 

The recommendation letters from the two teachers have to indicate excellent conduct and ability.

 

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Course Modules

  • POLISCI 1 The Science of Politics
  • POLISCI 101 Introduction to International Relations
  • POLISCI 102 Politics and Public Policy (AMSTUD 123X, POLISCI 123, PUBLPOL 101, PUBLPOL 201)
  • POLISCI 103 Justice (ETHICSOC 171, IPS 208, PHIL 171, PHIL 271, POLISCI 136S, POLISCI 336S, PUBLPOL 103C, PUBLPOL 307)
  • POLISCI 104 Introduction to Comparative Politics
  • POLISCI 124A The American West (AMSTUD 124A

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How to Apply

  • Go to the application link.
  • Pay the $90 as application fees.
  • SAT with Essay or ACT with Writing scores are compulsory.
  • SAT subject tests are optional.
  • Submit your official transcripts
  • School Report and Counselor Recommendation
  • Two teacher evaluations have to be submitted.

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