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Program Details

  • Award: Bachelor of Arts
  • Credits: 120
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

This major is a comprehensive program including the major areas of political science specialization such as American government and politics, political theory, public policy, comparative politics, international politics, and public law. The program also includes a research methodology component involving descriptive statistics and computer application.

Program Locations

  • Southwest Minnesota State University 56258

Labor Market Information

  • Political Scientists

  • Median wage: $48.34/hour
  • Employment outlook: Refers to national data. State data is not available.
  • College Political Science Teachers

  • Median wage: $85,927/year-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
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Southwest Minnesota State University
Southwest Minnesota State University
1501 State St. Marshall, MN 56258 Toll-Free: (800) 642-0684 Local: (507) 537-6286 TTY: (800) 627-3529 Email: Matthew.Suby@smsu.edu