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Political Science, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Jefferson City, MO, United States
The mission of the Department of History, Political Science and Philosophy at Lincoln University is to attract, educate, challenge and inspire a diverse population of intellectually curious students within the context of an open enrollment institution.
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Overview

Learning outcomes

The Political Science department at Lincoln University provides student-centered learning, integrating teaching, research, and service. The department offers relevant, high quality undergraduate and select graduate programs that prepare students for careers and lifelong learning.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • American National Government
  • American State and Local Government
  • Intro to Political Science
  • Principles of Public Administration

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    61

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  • Minimum required score:

    500

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General Requirements

  • Send official transcripts from all institutions (both secondary and post-secondary) previously attended, translated to English (if not already in English), as well as any applicable external examination results to the University. 
  • Submit ACT or SAT scores.  This is a required test, and must be taken prior to issuance of I-20.  This test will not be administered at Lincoln University.
  • Obtain a course-by-course transcript evaluation, by an outside evaluation agency at the applicant's expense, of all courses from any post-secondary institutions attended and send the results to the University.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    445 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 445 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    445 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 445 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    218 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 218 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Jefferson City

  • 800 - 1300 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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