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Political Science

Eastern University

48 months
34990 USD/year
34990 USD/year
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The Political Science program offered at Eastern University emphasizes the study of political institutions and processes of politics in historical, contemporary, domestic, foreign, and international contexts.


This study prepares students for employment in various fields such as local government, nonprofits and NGOs, labor organizations, as well as lobbying and intergovernmental offices of businesses. 

The Political Science program offered by Eastern University is further a gateway to advanced studies in law, international relations, global studies, advocacy, public policy, public administration, international development and more.

Why Eastern?

  • Faith and Justice Integration: We explore the interplay between the biblical call to pursue justice and understanding contemporary political life from the perspectives of faith, reason and justice.
  • Faculty and Student Organizations: Faculty partner with student organizations, such as the Political Activism Club, American Enterprise Institute, Young Democrats, the Young Americans for Liberty and Pi Sigma Alpha, to create a climate of political awareness as well as thoughtful and considerate engagement.
  • Model U.N. Participation: Students may participate in the Model U.N. sponsored by Harvard University as well as join the Model United Nations (MUN) Club, which plans and hosts its own MUN conference for local high school students.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • American Government
  • Comparative Government
  • International Relations
  • Political Theory
  • Research in Political Science
  • Faith and Politics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Eastern operates on rolling admissions. International students are encouraged to apply at least 90 days before the beginning of the program.


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Apply to Eastern University:

  • Online
  • Print & Mail
  • Reinstate
  • Official high school transcript or official GED
  • SAT or ACT score results: Optional for high school students. Required for consideration for our top academic scholarship, as well as for certain majors. 
  • Academic Reference:  Print & Mail
  • Optional essay question:  After reading the mission statement of Eastern University, please describe how you see your talents, interests and abilities fitting into the mission of the University. Maximum one page. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    34990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17495 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    34990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17495 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Philadelphia

1313 - 2284 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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