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Political Science

This major prepares students for careers in government, public administration, law, public service, international relations, public policy, environmental politics, gender studies, campaign studies or political science. It can also be used as a second major for students in Education, Communication, Economics, Business and other majors.

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Eastern Alumni

David Ngibuini

David Ngibuini Mathematics ’14 “All of life’s problems can’t be solved with a few lines of code. Having a liberal arts background helps me to draw from different branches of knowledge so that I can reach a creative solution, rather than facing the world purely as a computer scientist.”

Alejandro Tobon Corrales

Alejandro Tobon Corrales Health Sciences ’17 “My experience with Eastern’s health sciences program was exceptional; The well-organized curriculum allowed me to attain the knowledge to be accepted into my doctorate program.”

Olivia Puckett

Olivia Puckett Political Science ’11 “I hope to use my education and legislative experience in obtaining an analyst or manager position in the legislature.”

Damon Gray

Damon Gray Communication ’16 “Eastern gave me hands-on experience in video editing and live sports broadcasts. With the help of the staff and fellow students, the Eastern TV sports crew was the perfect starting point for a career at ESPN.”

Marlana Carroll

Marlana Carroll Psychology ’11 “There are endless opportunities to get involved at Eastern! I worked on campus and was a part of eight organizations. I found excitement in everything I did because of my surroundings. At Eastern I discovered what drove me to become the marketing professional I am today.”