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Political Science & Philosophy

What is It?

Image: Lady JusticePolitical Science is a versatile major; a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science can lead into many interesting and fulfilling careers. Former Darton students have become assistant city managers, military officers, government administrators, teachers, and professors. A Political Science degree can also provide a useful foundation for community service and non-profit work.

Darton political science graduates have transferred to a number of 4-year universities in Georgia and throughout the country. After receiving their Bachelor’s Degrees, many have continued on to law school or related M.A. programs

Information about a Major in Political Science Video

  • Programs
    • Political Science (0035)
    • Philosophy (0034)
    • Pre-Law (0040)

What can I do with it?

Image: Supreme Court StepsCareers in Political Science:

According to a Summer 2005 study of the National Association of Colleges and Employers, the average starting salary for someone with a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science is $33,520.
 

For additional information about pursuing a career in Political Science, visit the American Political Science Association’s links for students.

What courses do I take?

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Point of Contact for more information:

Responsible Department: Social Science - Political Science
Program Contact: Roger Marietta - (229) 317-6808
Content Contact: Gene Behal (web representative)
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