Prepare for a broad range of careers through the study of governments, public policies and political processes and behaviors. Earn an associate’s degree for transfer to a four-year college.
Political science is the study of governments, public policies, and political processes and behaviors. Using a number of scientific tools, political scientists are able to examine the processes, policies, and political systems of all cultures and places.
Political science students gain skills that are useful in a number of fields and occupations, including governments, law, business and industry, international organizations, nonprofit groups, and electoral politics.