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Political Science

  • MSUM’s Political Science degree provides outstanding instruction on the study of government institutions, public processes, politics and political behavior. You’ll learn to embrace diplomatic approaches, acknowledge versatility in political thought and understand global perspectives through a variety of learning experiences. A Political Science degree will prepare you exceedingly well for careers in various fields, including government, business, management and international affairs.

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  • Benefits of an MSUM Political Science Degree
    Our dedicated faculty members have unique, diverse backgrounds that offer a blend of policy, law, judicial and international affairs experience. They’re actively engaged in government and public processes, and are excited to collaborate with you.
    This degree gives you a broad foundation to build on in innumerable ways. From U.S. government or international relations, to public law or research methods, you’ll be exceedingly prepared to pursue a career in any facet of your choosing.
    Enhance your education outside of the classroom by getting involved in one of the many active, engaged student organizations geared toward local, state and national politics.
    Gain experience in your area of interest through prestigious internships. Students frequently work with city managers, state legislators and local organizations to build their resumes and explore career options.
    Learning Opportunities Beyond the Classroom

    Embrace diversity, challenges and opportunities through hands-on learning with peers, professors and community partners.

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  • Careers & Outcomes
    With a Political Science degree from MSUM, you can attain careers in government, international affairs, business, management, nonprofits and other industries.

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