SEE YOURSELF SUCCEED WITH A DEGREE IN Political Science
Our accomplished scholars offer a breadth of knowledge in political theory, international relations, public policy and political philosophy. We'll walk beside you as you explore, interpret and understand government and law.
Explore your intellectual curiosity through our research-intensive programs. We bring you the resources to learn and grow to your fullest potential. .
We empower our students to appreciate, understand and debate our government and law. Through political knowledge, you'll develop the skills to become a responsible citizen and an educated member of society.
Thinking critically and communicating effectively. That's what employers are looking for. The College of Humanities, Social Sciences and Arts is dedicated to providing you the knowledge and resources for exceling in the workforce.
As a political science student, you will be prepared for a variety of career options in both the public and private sector. A bachelor's degree from A&M-Commerce will also give you an advantage should you continue on to graduate or law school.
Career Possibilities and Current Median Salaries
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The 20th century political philosopher Eric Voegelin once noted that “the order of history is the history of order.” This course examines conceptions of political order and disorder from the earliest human communities through the Middle Ages.
This course focuses on American constitutional law as it relates to the procedural and substantive rights of individuals by examining major decisions of the US Supreme Court.
A study of major theories of revolutions- their causes, processes and consequences- including close examination of selected cases.
Undergraduate Program Costs
Tuition and fees for undergraduate students taking 12 credit hours are $4,212 for Texas residents and $9,108 for non-residents.