Bachelor of Arts in Political Science
University of Missouri-St Louis

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Arts in Political Science degree program is designed to help students understand:

  • The fundamentals of scientific-based inquiry;
  • The postulating of cause-effect relationships; and
  • The marshalling of evidence using quantitative or qualitative methods to draw conclusions about problems in politics

Graduates are prepared to pursue further study and/or careers as elected officials, judges, agency heads, attorneys, corporate public affairs executives, university professors, secondary school educators, foundation officers, and policy advocates. 


  • Official high school transcript
  • SAT or ACT scores
  • A high school diploma or GED

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission