48 months
39900 USD/year
39900 USD/year
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It depends on people who understand the needs of the population, who are familiar with law and policy, and who are committed to making their town, their nation, their world a better place. That’s where you come in. If you consider yourself a change-maker, the Political science program of Capital University is the path for you.


Whether you plan to run for office, or prefer to influence public policy from behind the scenes through analysis, lobbying or campaign strategy, our political science major will infuse you with the skills, the knowledge and the experience to make it happen. 

Through the study of how nations and people govern themselves, majors in the Political Science program of Capital University understand political theory, comparative government, international relations, public administration and American politics.

Where you'll go: careers and placement

  • The foundation you receive as a Capital political science major will prepare you for a lifetime of positive impact in your community and in your world through a wide array of sectors, from governmental agencies to private foundations to corporations with a vested interest in government regulations and actions. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • American Govern and Politics
  • Political Theory
  • Philosophy and Politics I: Ancient and Medieval
  • Public Policy
  • Philosophy and Politics II: Modern and Contemporary
  • International Relations

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Your online application, or complete the Common Application.
  • Official external examination results
  • Official high school transcripts (Please submit original or certified copies of the records in the original language and of English translations of the records. Photocopies or facsimiles will not be accepted.) 
  • Official post-secondary education record. If you are transferring to Capital University from a university in the United States, you will need to submit your official college record/transcript in a sealed envelope. 
  • For international students currently on an I-20 from another U.S school, you will need to provide a copy of the front and back of an I-20 form, visa page, and other immigration documents (form I-20 or DS-2019, etc). 
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS score report.
  • For F-1 visa students, proof of funds to study in the form of current bank statements or an Affidavit of Support (PDF).
  • Photocopy of your passport identification page.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39900 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 39900 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    39900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39900 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Columbus

940 - 1520 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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