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Political Science, Bachelor

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months


This flexible program is designed to:

  • develop an understanding of the nature of political power, so students can become effective citizens and leaders
  • provide knowledge and develop the intellectual skills enabling students to successfully enter and complete law school and graduate school
  • develop the talents of students for future leadership

A political science major or minor combines well with business administration, history and other majors.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • American Politics
  • Comparative Governments
  • International Relations in the Modern Era
  • Political Thought
  • Seminar
  • Governmental Internship
  • Encountering Washington: Internship
  • Encountering Washington: Experiential Learning Seminar

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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General Requirements

Doane University has a competitive admission process in which students are considered for admission based largely on their academic performance and credentials.  As a result, Doane University evaluates each individual student for admission based on their academic merit as demonstrated by application documents.  The college will consider the following information in the review of academic preparedness for Doane’s academic program:

  • Performance in High school and any applicable college or post-secondary education based on course-by-course evaluated transcripts.
  • Performance in such tests as ACT and/or SAT.
  • English proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International

    31450 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 31450 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    31450 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 31450 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Crete

  • 994 - 1540 USD/month
    Living Costs

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


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