Political Science is a very diverse discipline which has a distinct body of theory, but is also influenced
by a number of other disciplines including economics, history, sociology and even biology. All political science
students are required to take American National Government and Introduction to Political Science. Other courses
are determined by a studentís special interests. They include International Relations, Legislative Internship
and international travel/study tours.
Completion of the program is designed to result in an Associate of Arts degree, and meets the general education requirements at all Idaho public universities. Course selection should be coordinated to meet requirements for your intended transfer institution.
Students who earn a Bachelorís degree in political science often pursue careers in the following fields: law, government business, international and national organizations, diplomacy, and education.