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Political Science

Western Oregon University

48 months
27090 USD/year
27090 USD/year
8280 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Students who want to make a career of investigating, addressing and solving political and social problems will find that the Political Science program of the Western Oregon University equips them for the future.


If you think law school might be in your future, this is the ideal bachelor’s degree to earn. The Political Science program of the Western Oregon University will prepare you by teaching you civil competence along with the opportunity to examine ethical issues, values and the consequences of public policy based on those values.

Learning Outcomes

  • Critically analyze political problems
  • Understand the structure and processes of local, state, national and foreign governments
  • Develop skills in research, writing, public outreach, advocacy and leadership

Career Opportunities

  • Foreign service officer
  • Policy analyst
  • City manager
  • Political advocate/lobbyist
  • Elected official
  • Public reporter

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • American National Government
  • State and Local Government
  • International Relations
  • Governments of the World
  • Public Policy
  • Public Administration

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed and signed application form and financial affidavit form
  • Official transcripts from previous school(s)
  • Students must submit an official copy of personal or parent’s/sponsor’s bank statement showing a balance of at least $45,000 and/or official award letters for any scholarships/grants
  • Photocopy of current passport ID page
  • Official copy of English testing score report

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27090 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27090 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    27090 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27090 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8280 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Monmouth

1549 - 2760 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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