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Political Science & Government at Ohio Wesleyan University

Political Science & Government is one of the majors in the social sciences program at Ohio Wesleyan University.

We've gathered data and other essential information about the program, such as the ethnicity of students, how many students graduated in recent times, and more. We've also included details on how OWU ranks compared to other colleges offering a major in political science.

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OWU Political Science Rankings

The bachelor's program at OWU was ranked #301 on College Factual's Best Schools for political science list. It is also ranked #10 in Ohio.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Political Science & Government 86
Best Political Science & Government Bachelor’s Degree Schools 292
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Political Science & Government 502
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Political Science & Government 660

Popularity of Political Science at OWU

During the 2019-2020 academic year, Ohio Wesleyan University handed out 18 bachelor's degrees in political science and government. Due to this, the school was ranked #554 in popularity out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. Last year, the same number of degrees were handed out.

How Much Student Debt Do Political Science Graduates from OWU Have?

Student Debt of Political Science Graduates with a Bachelor's Degree

While getting their bachelor's degree at OWU, political science students borrow a median amount of $26,000 in student loans. This is higher than the the typical median of $23,184 for all political science majors across the country.


The typical student loan payment of a bachelor's degree student from the political science program at OWU is $270 per month.

OWU Political Science Students

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the political science majors at Ohio Wesleyan University.

OWU Political Science & Government Bachelor’s Program

During the 2019-2020 academic year, 18 political science majors earned their bachelor's degree from OWU. Of these graduates, 44% were men and 56% were women.


The majority of bachelor's degree recipients in this major at OWU are white. In the most recent graduating class for which data is available, 67% of students fell into this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University with a bachelor's in political science.

Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 1
Black or African American 1
Hispanic or Latino 1
White 12
Non-Resident Aliens 1
Other Races 2

Related Major Annual Graduates
Sociology 12
Economics 8
Geography & Cartography 4

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