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Political Science, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (WUR) Boca Raton, FL, United States
The Department of Political Science offers undergraduate courses that contribute to the understanding of American politics, comparative politics, and international relations. The Department embraces the epistemology of social science research and helps students develop skills important to this field, and many others, including written and oral communication and critical thinking.
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Overview

Students in the Department are encouraged to engage in quantitative and qualitative research by applying the basic principles of scientific methodology. In addition to developing these skills, the Department is dedicated to providing practical experience and advanced research opportunities through, for example, the Honors Program, Diplomacy Program, research-oriented upper division courses, directed independent studies, and internships.The faculty and staff in the Department strive to help students meet their academic goals.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • Issues in American Politics
  • Florida Politics and Government
  • Political Film and Fiction
  • Law and American Society
  • U.S. Immigration Policy
  • Media in Politics
  • Campaigns and Elections
  • Religion and American Politics
  • U.S. Presidency
  • U.S. Congress
  • Political Parties and Interest Groups
  • Constitutional Law: Government Powers and Limits

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Submit Application and Fees
  • Submit Required Academic Credentials
  • SAT or ACT Scores
  • Submit English Proficiency Tests
  • Immigration/Visa Requirements

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19432 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19432 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    5432 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5432 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Boca Raton

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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