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Law, Government, and Global and Public Policy

Political Science

Masters of Arts

Graduate Program

  • Oxford
  • Graduate Program
  • On Campus
Students at their public policy internship

Prepare for a career in politics

The M.A. in Political Science is for students intending to pursue careers in politics at all levels of government and in nongovernmental organizations. The M.A. program is designed to equip students with the analytical skills and substantive knowledge necessary for engaging in applied politics, public affairs, and public policy study.

Contact Info

Venelin Ganev Ph.D.

Professor of Political Science

Harrison Hall, 127

Oxford, OH 45056

513 529 2334

Curriculum and Courses

  • 601 Foundations of Political Analysis
  • 603 Introduction to Quantitative Methods
  • 604 Public Policy Research Concentration: American Political System/Political Theory, Comparative Political Systems/International Relations, Public Administration and Policy Analysis

Additional Opportunities

  • Undergraduate Opportunities

    Undergraduate students may also wish to enroll in the combined BA/MA program in Political Science which allows students to pursue a master degree in an accelerated manner while pursuing their bachelor’s degree.

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