Political Science Program Highlights

All programs are hands-
on, with a variety of out-
of-the-classroom
activities
 

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Graduates deepen
understanding of their
field with projects such
as training election
judges, meeting with
lawmakers, and
developing writing
programs.


Students in all
programs develop
competence with
appropriate technology
             » Graduates are
proficient with
computers, cameras,
broadcasting
equipment, and
software tools specific
to their fields and for
general professional use.


Students complete
internships with
leading companies
             » Graduates gain real-
world experience in
their field of study,
while making valuable
connections in
companies that are
potential employers.



Students can choose
additional enrichment
such as student
organizations
             » Students begin to
network with other
students and
professionals.



 
Leading-edge facilities
and equipment are
available to all students
             » Graduates gain
experience that gives
them a competitive
advantage in
employment and
graduate school.

Students can choose
additional enrichment
such as student and
professional organizations
             » Professionally affiliated
groups continue
student learning and
advancement.

The College of Liberal
Arts is committed to
small upper level
class sizes
       » Smaller student/faculty
ratios maximize
interaction and deepen
understanding.

Students can choose to
attend events featuring
visiting experts and
networking opportunities
       » Students learn and
connect outside the
classroom in a variety of
settings, such as guest
lectures, workshops,
conventions, job fairs,
and social events.

Students are
encouraged to
participate in College of
Liberal Arts-sanctioned
travel study
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Trips to international
destinations help
students forge
relationships, broaden
understanding, and
develop a global
perspective.

Professors teach in
classroom and lab
settings
       » Students learn from
faculty who are
competent teachers
active in their
profession, not from
teaching assistants.
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