Student & Alumni Success

What our alumni are saying...

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​Every student’s story is different, and how you choose to take advantage of the numerous opportunities to learn, grow and flourish is up to you. Each year, talented students from around the world bring their intellect, work ethic and enthusiasm to Grove City College and make the most of all the Department of Political Science and the campus have to offer. Research opportunities, unique work experiences and student clubs and organizations are just a few of the ways our students get involved.


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  • How big of a role did the affordability of GCC play in your college decision making process?
    Grove City’s low tuition definitely played a large role in my decision-making process. I had received scholarships from other schools, but they were still more expensive than GCC. I knew I was going to grad school, so I decided to go to a more affordable undergraduate school in order to save money.

    How does the tuition cost of Grove City College...Read More

  • Do you feel like you made any concessions to come to a school that is reasonably priced?
    I don’t feel like I had to make any major concessions to attend a reasonably priced school. I still feel like Grove City has everything I need and want in a college at such an affordable cost.

    How has your faith been strengthened and perhaps even challenged during your time here?
    I love the Christian community at Grove City. There are so many churche...Read More

  • Do you feel like you made any concessions to come to a school that is reasonably priced?
    I absolutely do not feel like I made any concessions to come to a reasonably priced school. In fact, I was fortunate enough to have been granted a four-year Army ROTC scholarship to Ohio State. Choosing between the two schools was one of the harder decisions I’ve been asked to make. I ultimately chose Grove City, evidently not because of money, but because ...Read More


  • Allison Wetzel ‘16, a political science major from East Liverpool, Ohio, spent her summer interning at the Reagan Ranch Center in Santa Barbara, Calif., with the Young America’s Foundation.

    The foundation profiled Wetzel recently, noting that from a young age she’s loved American public policy and history, and especially loved learning about the nation’s founding fathers on family vacations to Colonial Williamsburg and Revolutionary War battlefields. Wetzel found th...Read More

 

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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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After Graduation

​Following graduation, many of our graduates attend top law schools or pursue advanced degrees in political science, public administration and public policy.

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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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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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Current Students

​Every student’s story is different, and how you choose to take advantage of the numerous opportunities to learn, grow and flourish is up to you.

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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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