Our diverse faculty are experts in different areas of political science. They provide a wide range of course offerings that will help you develop a more dynamic and contextualized understanding of the complicated world we live in.
Smaller class sizes allow you to get to know your professors and your classmates. In courses, students and faculty can engage in deep discussion about issues surrounding our political system, allowing for greater conversation and better analysis.
Take advantage of doing research with faculty, internships, and study abroad courses—all exceptional experiences for undergraduate students. One unique opportunity for Luther students is the Washington Semester program where students can live, study, intern, and earn 14-16 credits.
Read about a research project with Vicky Torrillas Pizzorno ’17 and professor Pedro dos Santos.
Students develop a core set of knowledge about domestic and global politics and have the opportunity to study topics of interest in depth.Get More Info
Political science majors can get real-world experience through diverse internships, Mock Trial teams, and study abroad opportunities.Find Experiences
Political science majors often choose to attend graduate school or enter careers in the fields of law, politics, public service, teaching, or world commerce.See What's Possible
An internship program where students live, study, and intern while earning a full semester of academic credit from their college.Learn More