Bachelor of Science in Political Science
Troy University

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Science in Political Science degree from Troy University is designed for individuals interested in studying formal systems of government, law, and public policy.  Students gain a global perspective that helps them understand how governments and their citizens develop laws that have shaped civilizations.  Courses help students improve skills in critical thinking, persuasive writing, and understanding current events while also helping them understand all systems of governance and the analysis of thoughts, activities, and behavior related to policy and politics.  Graduates of this political science degree understand how policies are passed that support citizens and other people the government serves. 

You will take courses in areas that include:

  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • American Government
  • Comparative Politics 
  • Philosophy
  • International Relations


  • A high school diploma or GED
  • Transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges