Are you interested in going to law school, working on political campaigns, or serving the public? With our focus on U.S. international politics and government institutions, LVC’s Bachelor of Arts in Political Science provides you with the perfect launchpad for an array of careers.
As a political science major, you’ll work side-by-side with faculty on research projects, gain hands-on experience through internships, and even attend the European Union Simulation in Washington, D.C. LVC political science graduates have landed jobs at government agencies and international organizations and gone on to attend some of the nation’s finest law schools and graduate programs. Need-based departmental scholarships are available.
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Our political science students pursue internships like the prestigious Pennsylvania Legislative Fellowship, study abroad in cities like Maastricht and present papers at academic conferences. If a law career is in your sights, you can take advantage of our pre-law advising minor to help you prepare for the LSAT and decide which law school is the best fit for you.
Learn the Law in London
Earn your Certificate in Higher Education from the University of London, a world-renowned provider of legal education, alongside your LVC political science degree. Through this accelerated three-year program, you’ll save on tuition while graduating with two highly-respected credentials.