Bachelor of Science in Political Science
University of Maryland Global Campus

Program Details

Thinking of a career in law?  Start here, with UMGC’s online BS in Political Science.  You’ll learn to analyze and compare political structures and policies.  Along the way, you’ll develop the skills to find solutions and unravel complex problems.  With the convenience of a well-established distance learning platform, you can study around your busy schedule.  Courses usually offered in this major include:

  • Global Political Economy
  • Law, Morality, and War
  • American Foreign Relations


  • A high school diploma or GED
  • Transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education