After Graduation

Following graduation, many of our graduates attend top law schools or pursue advanced degrees in political science, public administration and public policy. Recent graduates have continued their studies at:

  • Georgetown University
  • University of Dallas
  • University of Oklahoma
  • Ohio State University
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • Mercyhurst University
  • George Mason University
  • Georgia Tech
  • University of Edinburgh
  • Michigan State University
  • Missouri State University
  • Georgetown University
  • London School of Economics
  • Northern Illinois University
  • University of Virginia
  • University of Maryland
  • West Virginia University

Law schools include:

  • Columbia University
  • Harvard University
  • Duquesne University
  • Regent University
  • William and Mary
  • University of Cincinnati
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • University of Akron
  • University of Dayton
  • West Virginia University
  • Ohio State University
  • Pepperdine University
  • Rutgers University
  • Boston University
  • Case Western Reserve
  • New York University

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​Recently, students have interned at “Meet the Press,” The Washington Times, the United States Supreme Court and with various federal departments, agencies and members of Congress.

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B.A. in Political Science

​The Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science prepares students to excel in competitive graduate and professional programs as well as careers in law, government and business.

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​Recommended resources by the Department of Political Science faculty.

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Minor in Political Science

​ Students gain a foundational understanding of the important theories, methods and research findings of political scientists and are prepared to relate this specialized knowledge to their primary field of study.

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Undergraduate Research Opportunities

​An integral component to an excellent undergraduate education, research opportunities help prepare students for top graduate and professional programs and successful careers in professional sectors.


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Minor in National Security Studies

​Students gain timely and global insight into the salient issues surrounding national security matters, both theoretical and historical.

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