Master of Science in Political Science
Liberty University

Program Details

Liberty University’s Master of Science in Political Science, 100% online program, is focused on the rigorous and comprehensive study of politics. This program builds upon various fundamental skills integral to a career as a political scientist. These skills will aid in the students ability to advance research and scholarship on the nature and impact of politics in society. 

Students will focus their study on:

  • Political history
  • Political theory
  • Contemporary issues in politics

Potential Career Fields

  • Regulatory Affairs Managers
  • Compliance Managers
  • Investment Fund Managers
  • Political Scientists

You may also be interested in exploring our master’s degrees in Paralegal Studies or Government.


  • Proof of English proficiency
  • Official college transcripts
  • A regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree
  • A GPA of 3.0 or above

School Accreditation Statement

Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. This is the regional accrediting body for southern states.