B.A. On Campus

Political Science

University of Lynchburg

48 months
40910 USD/year
40910 USD/year
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The B.A. in Political Science at University of Lynchburg introduces students to political science which is the study of government, but it is also the study of human nature, morality, and justice..


The Political Science program offered by University of Lynchburg will explore the history of politics in the United States and other countries. You’ll also study various philosophies of politics and justice.

During our program students will learn about the different systems – both current and past – people have used to govern themselves.


Political science majors often plan to work in government or attend law school after college. Jobs include:

  • Lawyer
  • Customs or immigration officer
  • Policy analyst
  • State legislator
  • Lobbyist

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Quest For Justice  
  • Comparative Politics
  • The American Political Experience
  • American Political Culture
  • Classical Political Though 
  • Modern Political Though 
  • Campaigns, Elections, And Propaganda
  • State and Local Government and Politics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


124 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official SAT or ACT scores
  • Official secondary school/high school transcripts
  • Certificate of Finance
  • Banker’s letter/bank statement
  • Letter of recommendation from a high school counselor, teacher, or someone who can speak to your ability to succeed at Lynchburg. 
  • A 250-500 word essay written on one of the following three topics: 1. Evaluate a significant experience, achievement, risk you have taken, or ethical dilemma you have faced and its impact on you; 2. Discuss an issue of personal, local, national, or international concern and its importance to you; 3. Explain why you wish to pursue an education in the United States and what goals you have for yourself in taking on this endeavor. 
  • Copy of passport
  • Interview 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    40910 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20455 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    40910 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20455 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Fairfax

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.


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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