Bachelor of Arts in Political Science
University of Maine

Program Details

Look at politics from different perspectives with this BA in Political Science from UMaine-Online. You’ll examine the nature of politics comparatively, historically and socially, as you hone your critical thinking skills.  Whether you’re seeking a career in public service or law, or plan to attend graduate school, this 100% online degree may align with your goals.  The curriculum incorporates the following subjects:

  • Political theory
  • International relations
  • American politics


  • Requires completion of 60 credits outside of major
  • GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • All official transcipts
  • Essay
  • SAT or ACT scores (waived for students with 30+ credits for transfer)

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education