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Welcome to KU Political Science

Political science advances our understanding of politics, power, governance, and public policy in the United States and across the globe.

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Why should you choose political science?

Almost every part of your life is affected by politics and public policy. Studying political science at KU provides a strong foundation for a professional and academic future.

Why Political Science


Intelligence & National Security Studies, Certificate or Minor!
ICCAE students have awareness of, and preparation for entering, intelligence careers.


Friday, May 13, 6:30 p.m.  Woodruff Auditorium, 5th floor Kansas Union   
Department Graduation Ceremony, Political Science

Spring Departmental Graduation ceremony!  (B.A., B.G.S)
    GRADUATES PLEASE ARRIVE BETWEEN 5:30pm and 6pm to fill in cards, line up for photos in Jayhawk Room, 5th floor Kansas Union


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