Each Career Guide highlights curriculum requirements, as well as skills and abilities that may be developed and applied through each course of study. To complement the academic information, a range of interesting occupational opportunities are listed as a starting point for considering how academic experiences may translate to professional work settings. The Career Guide series represents a collaborative effort between The Career Center and numerous academic units.
Normally, the decision to major is made late in the sophomore year or early in the junior year. Advising appointments are scheduled by going to the Political Science website or by contacting the department office. Appointments for the Honors advisor are scheduled at 1330 Mason Hall.
The Undergraduate Political Science Association provides undergraduates with both a valuable resource and a voice within the department.
Pi Sigma Alpha is the national honorary fraternity in Political Science. For membership information, contact the student services assistant.
Sigma Iota Rho is the international relations honorary society. Admission to Sigma Iota Rho is open to all qualified students studying in any subfield of international relations — political science, history, international economy/business, literature/culture, etc.
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