Political Science & Government

Political Science & Government Related Majors

There are 4 concentrations within political science and government alone. For those wishing to broaden their search, political science is but one of 12 related majors within the broader social sciences field of study.

Political Science Focus Areas

Explore reports on the most popular concentrations political science has to offer.

Major Annual Degrees Awarded
Political Science 46,458
Other Political Science & Government 1,077
American Government & Politics (United States) 351
Political Economy 310

Featured Political Science & Government Programs

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Other Social Sciences Majors

The social sciences program area contains 12 different majors.

Major Annual Degrees Awarded
Economics 48,706
Sociology 37,693
General Social Sciences 19,565
International Relations & National Security 14,240
Anthropology 11,887
Criminology 9,914
Geography & Cartography 6,681
Other Social Sciences 2,345
Urban Studies 1,400
Sociology & Anthropology 498
Archeology 300
Demography & Population Studies 65

Choosing The Right Political Science & Government Major

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Interested In Getting A Political Science & Government Degree

With over 2,392 different political science degree programs to choose from, finding the best fit for you can be a challenge. Fortunately you have come to the right place. We have analyzed all of these schools come up with hundreds of un-biased political science school rankings to help you with this.

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