Bachelor of Arts in Political Science
Nicholls State University

Program Details

Nicholls State University offers an online political science degree, the Bachelor of Arts in Political Science.  This program provides a comprehensive understanding of the essential aspects of politics.  The curriculum for the political science degree includes courses in the subfields of political science, including American government, political theory, comparative politics, and international relations.  Coursework also provides the analytical and critical tools needed to evaluate political events and to become actively engaged citizens. 

Graduates of this political science degree often go on to law school or find positions in:

  • Law Enforcement
  • Journalism
  • Military
  • Business
  • Education
  • Government

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Nicholls State University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score