Political life is an expression of some of our deepest human needs and capacities.
Political Science majors at Duquesne University examine the relationships among individuals, groups, institutions, and governments to address the perennial quest for justice, liberty, and the good life that is at the heart of politics. Hear more from students, alumni, and faculty about Political Science at Duquesne University.
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Careers in Political Science
Political Science majors move on to challenging careers in:
Many majors also pursue graduate degrees.
Students majoring in Political Science develop the skills in thinking, writing, analysis, reading, self-discipline and leadership that are crucial to life success in our rapidly changing world. Such skills not only prepare students for a lifetime of enriched experience, but are the basis for excellence in any field of endeavor that students may choose.