Undergraduate Political Science

Bachelor of Art in Political Science

The Department of Political Science at the University of New Orleans offers a wide range of undergraduate courses leading to the B.A. in Political Science. Student had the option of including the concentration in Pre-Law. The department is composed of 8 full-time faculty members. Information about each is provided on this website.

Graduates from the Department of Political Science at the University of New Orleans have entered a wide range of fields including the law, federal government service, state and local government, business, interest groups, journalism, and pre-collegiate and collegiate education. For more information and careers on political science, we invite you to explore the American Political Science Association homepage.

Student Learning Outcomes

College of Liberal Arts
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science

  1. Graduates will have a basic understanding of political science, political processes, and the role of politics in social affairs.
  2. Students will demonstrate ability to quantitatively analyze political information.
  3. Graduates will have knowledge of politics outside the United States.

Degree Requirements

Degree requirements for political science is an overview of courses required to complete the degree program.

Degree requirements


The Department of Political Science offers a minor in political science. View what courses are required to complete the minor.

Requirements for minor