Bachelor of Arts in Political Science
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Program Details

With a well-established online presence, UWM offers this BA in Political Science.  Coursework in this major is offered entirely through distance-learning, but requires you to be self-motivated and have strong time-management skills.  This is because your curriculum runs parallel to on-campus classes, following the semester calendar.  You’ll still benefit from the advantages and flexibility of online learning with this degree, as you gain a deep understanding of politics and prepare for a career in law, education, business or government.  This curriculum usually offers the following areas of emphasis:

  • American Politics
  • International Politics
  • Political Theory
  • Comparative Politics

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score