Political Science, B.A. | Illinois College | Jacksonville, United States
48 months
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36870 USD/year
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About

If you enjoy tackling real-world problems in our society, legal system and government, then our Political Science program at Illinois College is a great place for you. 

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Overview

Political Science courses at  Illinois College will develop your understanding of political systems, public policies, and political behavior within the United States and beyond, while training for a career in law, journalism, education, business, consulting or public service at the local, state or federal level.

Key facts:

  • Our students are driven to change the world, and we equip them with the skills they need to make an impact. Advanced training in political knowledge, critical thinking and analytic writing will give you the confidence and preparation needed to be a leader in public or the workplace.
  • From day one, you will have access to rigorous and engaging teaching in courses led by experienced, award-winning professors.
  • You will be part of a vibrant scholarly community, surrounded by talented peers who share an  interest in society, law and government. You will develop a deeper understanding of your personal values and political views broaden your understanding of political, economic and social justice.
  • You will connect with leaders in law, public service, and business with  hands-on learning experiences, internships and study abroad. These life-changing opportunities will grow your connections to local, state and national levels of government in Springfield, Illinois; Washington, D.C. and beyond.
  • You will have the opportunity to conduct student-faculty research in area that interests you and aligns with your career aspirations. Past projects have focused on a remarkable range of topics, including democracy in the Middle East, the mobilization of young American voters, the impact of the Tea Party on American politics, peacekeeping in Africa, the evolving norms of humanitarian intervention, and access to health care in the United States. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • U.S. Federal Government
  • Politics 
  • World Politics 
  • Comparative Politics
  • Political Psychology
  • Campaigns and Elections

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

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Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Apply for Admission
  • Submit Official High School Transcript
  • Submit Test Scores (ACT or SAT)

Tuition Fee

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    36870 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 36870 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    36870 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36870 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    36870 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 36870 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Jacksonville

1100 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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