Politics is an academic discipline within the Department of History and Political Science at Palm Beach Atlantic University that seeks to understand how governmental decisions are made, who makes them, and who is affected by them. Building on the groundwork laid in the core classes, you will acquire important foundational knowledge through courses in American Federal Government and International Relations, as well as comparative government classes.
At PBA, you'll:
A major in politics prepares students for teaching, graduate school in political science, public policy, public administration or law school. Majors are strongly encouraged to participate in the Council of Christian Colleges and Universities’ programs, particularly the American studies program to gain practical experience in politics, and interact with Christian students from throughout the United States in formulating your world view.