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Political Science (B.A./B.S.)


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Building Political Futures

Use your leadership and strong communication skills in courses designed to prepare you for a career in politics, communications, public affairs, human resources and other civil servant positions. Get hands-on experience through internships with the legislature and political campaigns and explore American political history, civil rights and globalization.

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  • Close student/faculty interaction
  • Development of critical thinking and writing skills
  • Good degree for double major
  • Cross cultural/national understanding of political processes
  • High rate of graduation in 4-5 years


Department of Politics and Philosophy

Physical Address:
205 Administration Building

Mailing Address:
Department of Politics and Philosophy
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3165
Moscow, ID 83844-3165

Phone: 208-885-6328