The Department of Political Science offers nationally prominent programs that allow students to choose degrees spanning multiple areas while focusing on specific areas of study.
With a degree in political science, criminal justice or international studies, you can have a career in multiple areas of society. As part of the Department of Political Science, you will:
- Be mentored by an experienced faculty member
- Be challenged in the classroom
- Receive real-world experience through study abroad opportunities and internships
- Have opportunities to attend seminars, lectures and conferences
Whether you envision yourself arguing in a courtroom, leading the charge on a campaign trail or exploring the world around you, you will find what you are looking for in the Department of Political Science.
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VERMILLION, S.D. – For sophomore political science major Amber Hulse, service to the public has been a lifelong commitment.
VERMILLION, S.D. – The University of South Dakota Political Science League (PSL) will host a public forum with the candidates for South Dakota Attorney General in the Muenster University Center Ballroom A on Thursday, Oct. 25 at 7 p.m.