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Political Science 

Pace University

B.A. On Campus
48 months
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45832 USD/year
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About

The BA in Political Science at Pace University will take your career far beyond the classroom, exposing you to political theory as well as a host of real-world experiences—internships, interaction with real policy makers, and access to primary sources of international news.

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Overview

You will develop critical insight skills and contacts in real-world organizations that lead to career opportunities after graduation. You’ll also have the opportunity to join Pace’s award-winning Model United Nations team, a class and club designed to simulate the United Nations. 

Students have had internships in New York City Council, participated in the Democratic and Republican National Conventions, the Inauguration Seminar, and the unique C-SPAN course that allows students to interview politicians and pundits, as well as traveled to D.C. and the Hague, the Netherlands, to represent the Model UN team. 

Political Science at Pace University has the unique ability to connect theory and practice, scholarly work and civic engagement, local politics and international affairs. Students develop the critical insights, skills, and contacts needed to succeed upon graduation. Political Science in the Dyson College of Arts and Sciences offers an innovative curriculum that emphasizes multiple perspectives in local, national, and international political life.

Career

The following are just some of the fields in which our students have created meaningful careers:

  • United Nations and diplomacy
  • Nonprofit nongovernmental organizations (NGOs)
  • Journalism, media and communications
  • Political campaigns and election work
  • Elected office
  • Teaching careers in political science, diplomacy, government and public administration
  • Public service in federal, state, and local government
  • Business, especially with corporations that do business internationally
  • Careers in the legal profession
  • Environmental policy
  • Violence prevention and conflict resolution

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Comparative Political Systems
  • Revolution or Reform
  • Public Myth and Ideologies
  • Political Science and Economic Thought
  • Classical Political Thought
  • Medieval Political Theory
  • Modern Political Theory
  • American Political Thought
  • Feminist Political Theory

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Credits

128 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application and Fee
  • Letters of Recommendation: Two letters of recommendation from a teacher or counselor who knows you well and can attest to your academic potential and personal characteristics. 
  • A written essay/personal statement: One essay/personal statement, approximately 250-650 words in length, which will assist the Admission Committee in reviewing your application. The essay/personal statement you submit must consist solely of your own original work.
  • Course descriptions or syllabus (in English) from each post-secondary school attended (transfer applicants only).
  • Official test scores and other educational materials must be sent directly from the testing authority or institution.
  • Official transcripts, diplomas, and leaving examination scores from secondary and post-secondary schools (in English).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    45832 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 45832 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    45832 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 45832 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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