Gain a solid understanding of American political history, the current political landscape, and the major political parties with this online bachelor's from Southern New Hampshire University.

Political Science Bachelor's Degree Benefits:

  • Median annual salary of $114,290 for political scientists*
  • Prepare for careers in advocacy, campaign strategy and development, government business writing, public policy and more
  • Multiple term starts throughout the year - complete your degree at your own pace
  • 24/7 online accessibility - attend class when and where it's convenient
  • One of the lowest tuition rates in the nation

Courses include:
American State and Local Government, The Legal System in America, Globalization and World Politics, Analysis and Research in Political Science, and Political Theory. Request degree information now.

*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, on the Internet at (viewed online August 1, 2017). Cited projections may not reflect local and/or short-term economic or job conditions and do not guarantee actual job growth. Note that an advanced degree is required to become a political scientist.