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Political Science

Bellarmine University

48 months
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43070 USD/year
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About

The Political Science program at Bellarmine University educates students in the areas of American government, law, political theory, international politics, and research methodology. Students acquire knowledge about the variety of approaches adopted within the discipline of political science and their interaction.

Overview

The Political Science program at Bellarmine University encourages political participation through internships and extracurricular activities and prepares students for graduate school, law school, and careers in government and many other related professions in which an understanding of politics and the political system is needed.

Political science is the study of governments, public policies and political processes, systems, and political behavior. Political science subfields include political theory, political philosophy, political ideology, political economy, policy studies and analysis, comparative politics, international relations, and a host of related fields.

Political scientists use both humanistic and scientific perspectives and tools and a variety of methodological approaches to examine the process, systems, and political dynamics of all countries and regions of the world…Political science students gain the writing, communication, analytical, and data skills that are valued in a wide spectrum of potential careers.

Careers

Bellarmine graduates of the Political Science Program go on to almost every imaginable occupation, including federal, state, and local government, the military, law, political campaigns, fundraising, political advocacy, international organizations, teaching, finance, public relations, coaching, business, advertising, and higher education administration.

Recent graduates have pursued graduate degrees at Asbury University, Auburn University, Bellarmine University, Columbia University, Hebrew Union College, Indiana Wesleyan University, Johns Hopkins University, Loyola University (Chicago), Morehead State University, Nagoya University (Japan), Ohio University, Rutgers University, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Southern College of Optometry, Spalding University, University of Cincinnati, University of Leeds (England), University of Louisville, University of Melbourne (Australia), Wake Forest University, and Xavier University.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • American Government
  • State and Local Government
  • Person and Community in Political Science
  • Introduction to International Politics
  • Introduction to Judicial Process
  • Ancient to Medieval Political Theory
  • Modern Political Theory
  • American Political Parties and Interest Groups

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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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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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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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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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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed online application through CommonApp or Bellarmine App.
  • Entrance exam (ACT or SAT I) or a request to have your application reviewed as Test Optional.
  • An official transcript and school report from the high school last attended or, for those who have not completed their high school work, a General Educational Development (GED) test score.
  • Recommendation letter from high school counselor or teacher.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    43070 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43070 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    43070 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43070 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    43070 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43070 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Newburg

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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