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Political Science


Political science courses offer an understanding of government and politics. Politics and government impacto our daily lives. It is imperative that individuals understand the Constitution, our political and governmental system, and how they play a role in that system. The study of political science provides an understanding of the principles that are the framework of our government. Individuals learn how to play their role in our political system and become more effective and engaged citizens.

Course Offerings

POLS 1101: American Government and Politics (3 cr.)

POLS 1111: Federal Law and Tribal Government (3 cr.)

Employment Information

Political science students acquire skills that are valuable in a wide range of careers and fields, such as government, law, business, nonprofit organizations, journalism, education, campaign management and polling. Any field that requires analytical and communication skills offers employment opportunities for political science graduates.