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Political Science


Leading Nations

Complementary to a major in History, Business, English, Sociology, or Psychology, Taylor’s minor in Political Science helps students build a strong foundation for growing passions in politics, leadership, and the American nation.

Classes cover a wide variety of political subjects, including political thinking, comparative politics, state and local politics, public policy, and the roles of Congress and the President. Taylor’s dedicated faculty teach all classes from a Christian worldview perspective, and a Political Science minor will equip you for a variety of future careers.

Graduates with a minor in Political Science can follow career paths in the government as politicians or congressional staff members, become political writers, or join advocacy groups for areas like education and the environment.

Get on track for these careers

  • Policy Analyst
  • Legislative Assistant
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Social Media Manager
  • Marketing Research Analyst
  • Political Consultant
  • Attorney
  • Intelligence Analyst
  • Political Campaign Staff

Political Science Curriculum & Degree Options

Students interested in course descriptions and academic policies can check out our Undergraduate Catalog.

Liberal Arts Foundational Core

A Taylor liberal arts education will prepare you to live and work in a fast-changing world. It also goes a step further: laying a strong spiritual foundation that cultivates wisdom. You’ll become a well-versed individual, equipped with critical thinking skills, a lifelong love of learning, and an appreciation for God’s creation.

View Foundational Core Curriculum.

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