Political Science: B.A.
Do you want to make a difference in your community, country or the world at large? As a political science major, you will learn more than how the governing process works – you will be challenged to consider your own convictions and personal responsibility to bring about change and play an active role in making our world a better place.
Elected or Appointed Official
Government Agency Administrator
Non-Profit Advocate or Administrator
American National Government
The American Presidency
Parties, Campaigns, and Elections
Third World Politics
Western Political Thought
Hours Required for the Major, Allowing for Second Major
Acceptance Rate to Law/Graduate Schools (2020)
Students Recognized at 2021 Midwest Model UN
Political Science Faculty Hold Doctoral Degrees
In their words
hear from a faculty member & student
"My classes have expanded my knowledge and allowed me to prepare for the future that I am striving for. My professors genuinely care about my well-being and teach me all of the things I need to succeed. There are staff and students openly ready to help with applications, study material and even prep courses. The Pre-Law Society has been particularly helpful in providing the information I need to take those next steps. Most importantly, my college experience is strengthening my faith and allows me to place my future in the hands of the Lord."
2021 political science and communications & media/multimedia journalism graduate from North Little Rock, Ark.
BUILD ESSENTIAL SKILLS AND JUMP IN WITH ACTION
EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING BEYOND THE CLASSROOM
MAKE CONNECTIONS ACADEMICALLY & PROFESSIONALLY
EDUCATION THAT OPENS DOORS
to exciting and rewarding careers
Ouachita students win multiple awards at Midwest Model United Nations conference
Three Ouachita seniors intern for U.S. Sen. Boozman
Ouachita team places in regional ethics bowl
Matthew Shepherd ('98)
Ouachita junior Izzy Baughn wins award at Midwest Model United Nations conference
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