Political Science

Program Overview & Highlights

Get behind the headlines and learn how political power really works. Our political science program introduces you to political, economic, social, and environmental issues in Canada and around the world. We offer a great mentorship program, opportunities to do research with faculty, and the ability to complete an internship in fourth year. Our active and engaged department is home to the Political Science Society, the Model UN Club, and arranges an annual trip to Europe through the EU Study Abroad course.

What Will I Learn?

Describe and explain major issues and phenomena of political science
Research and investigate political issues, synthesize data and information from varying sources and present descriptive and empirical evidence to support a central thesis
Confidently assert political ideas and arguments, and defend them with sound reason and logic

Explore Your Opportunites

provincial or federal government
government service official
public policy analyst
business advisor
public relations officer
graduate school
lobbyist and think tank researcher

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