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Studying political science will prepare students to find opportunities in numerous sectors including:
At PPSC, students will prepare to move on to a four-year institution to earn a bachelor's degree in political science.
College Reading & Writing Literacy
Six (6) credit hours
Focuses on a survey of the discipline of political science, including political philosophy and ideology, democratic and non-democratic governments and processes, and international relations.
Includes the background of the U.S. Constitution; the philosophy of American government; general principles of the Constitution; federalism; and civil liberties. Examines public opinion and citizen participation; political parties, interest groups, and the electoral process; and the structure and functions of the national government.
Examines relationships among modern nation states. Topics include diplomacy, nationalism, ideologies, power and influence, conflict and cooperation, the role of non-state actors, the international economy, and theoretical attempts to understand international behavior.View in Catalog
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