Bachelor of Arts in Political Science
The University of Texas Permian Basin

Program Details

Learn how to analyze policies and politics within government, with your online BA in Political Science.  At UTPB, you’ll acquire a skillset in analysis and communication from this degree that explores how political systems work.  You’ll discover the real side of human nature, as you learn how politicians use authority.  Students will not only delve into US political science, but also have the opportunity to study from an international perspective which can prepare them for leadership on a global basis.  Courses likely include:

  • Election Voting & Behavior
  • Presidential Politics
  • Energy Policy
  • Japanese Politics


  • Must have a minimum of 24 semester credit hours from regionally accredited colleges or universities
  • Transcripts 
  • 2.0 cumulative GPA

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges