Student & Alumni Success

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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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  • Do you feel like you made any concessions to come to a school that is reasonably priced?
    One of the things that drew me most to GCC was that I didn’t feel I had to make any compromises despite the lower tuition. It is a school that is fiscally responsible and uses its money better than other schools.

    What are some of the ways you have been spiritually engaged while at GCC?
    You name it! Grove City College offers group Bible studi...Read More


  • How big of a role did the affordability of GCC play in your college decision making process?
    The affordability of GCC caused the school to be an immediate contender in my college search, and ultimately sealed the deal. No other private university provides the same realistic fiscal means for students to attend college of such a high academic caliber.

    How does the tuition cost of Grove City College compare to the other schools you looked at ...Read More

  • How big of a role did the affordability of GCC play in your college decision making process?
    Actually a huge role. I had intended to go to a private university in Chicago, on a Naval ROTC scholarship as a Biology major. I told the ROTC office at the university that I wanted to change my major to political science and they dropped my scholarship. I couldn’t afford the school any longer, and GCC seemed like the obvious choice. I had an amazing vi...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

 

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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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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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Related Resources

​Recommended resources by the Department of Political Science faculty.

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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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Internships

​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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