Political Science Program

The Political Science Program is designed to familiarize students with the basic elements and functions of the United States and Nevada governments. Students will also learn about international relations and the role of the US in world politics.

Graduates earning our associate of arts degree can move on seamlessly to many four-year institutions to continue their studies. Bachelor’s degree graduates can seek positions in areas such as government service, diplomacy, law, politics and teaching. Some examples include city planner, free-lance writer, high school government teacher, lobbyist and policy analyst.

View Bureau of Labor Statistics information on political scientists.

This and other careers related to political science may require an advanced degree.