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Political Science - American Politics

University of the Incarnate Word

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48 months
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31020 USD/year
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About

Political Science - American Politics from University of the Incarnate Word provides majors with a strong foundation to expand awareness and understanding of political life, stimulates scholarship and continuing interest in government, government service, and civics.

Overview

Political Science - American Politics from University of the Incarnate Word provides a framework for enriching the exposure of majors and the wider university community to the study of government, politics, and issues of public concern. Students also may explore themes of war and peace and the effects of globalization, the role of international law and organizations, and America's leadership in the world.

Graduates with Political Science - American Politics from University of the Incarnate Word will be able to:

  • develop analytical skills, combining organized knowledge with practical experience that introduces and prepares students for career opportunities in the public as well as non-governmental sectors. 
  • write and speak well, solve problems, learn new information quickly, and work well with others on a team. 

Careers

Political Science students prepare for professional training in public policy, public administration, law, graduate education in the policy sciences, as well as employment in government and non-government public sector organizations, including non-profit organizations or businesses relating to international affairs.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • American Politics
  • State and Local Politics
  • Comparative Politics
  • American Government
  • Political Studies
  • Social Science Research Methods
  • International Relations

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Prospective freshmen are encouraged to apply by February 1st, however applications from qualified students are reviewed on a continuous, or rolling basis.

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).
6.5
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Credits

121 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.
79
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!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application for admission.
    • High School Transcript 
    • SAT and/or ACT scores. 
    • G.E.D. scores (if applicable). If you have achieved the General Equivalency Diploma, an official score report must be submitted.
    • AP/Achievement or CLEP Test Score (if taken)
    • Dual credit transcripts (if taken)
    • Letter(s) of Recommendation
    • Campus Interview/Visit
    • Proof of English Proficiency
    • Copy of passport and any visa you hold for the United States
    • Proof of Financial Support

Tuition Fee

  • International

    31020 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 31020 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    31020 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 31020 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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