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Political Science

University of La Verne

B.A. On Campus
48 months
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44700 USD/year
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About

The Political Science major from University of La Verne fundamentally challenges students to re-examine the ideas, skills, and logic behind pivotal events, people, and ideologies that have structured our world.

Overview

The Political Science major from University of La Verne fuses two essential parts of the human experience into one interdisciplinary education. Studying history shapes the past in preparation for the future, while understanding political movements prepares students with a foundation of contemporary affairs.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of the History and Political Science Department will:

  • develop critical thinking, writing, analytical and research skills;
  • be prepared for graduate study, as well as for careers in the public and private sectors;
  • develop a critical understanding of the historical and political context within which they can meaningfully understand their life experiences;
  • become knowledgeable about the theory and application of their respective fields; and
  • utilize a comparative international or cross-cultural perspective.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • International Economics
  • International Relations
  • Comparative Government and Politics
  • World Civilizations 
  • Research Methods in Political Science 
  • Approaches to History

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The University of La Verne is on rolling admission. Applications received after the priority deadlines will be considered as space permits.

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.
80
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

128 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.
80
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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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for Admission and Application Fee. Complete an application using the La Verne Application for Admission or the Common Application and submit the non-refundable $50 application fee or application fee waiver if you have one.
  • Personal Statement. The personal statement essay allows us to learn a little more about you. Essay topics can be found in the application.
  • Official High School Transcripts. Submit your transcripts to the Office of Admission. We will accept unofficial transcripts for admission consideration, but we will need final official transcripts directly from your school once you graduate.
  • Letter of Recommendation (Optional). One letter of recommendation from a teacher or counselor where you are currently enrolled or most recently attended. You can find recommendation forms in the application.
  • SAT or ACT Test Scores (Optional). 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    44700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22350 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    44700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22350 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.

 

Funding

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