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Certificate in Political Science

Political Management

Do you have a passion for politics? The field of Political Management incorporates professionals from across a broad spectrum of skills, knowledge and talent, and brings them together to participate in the political process.

Whatever your area of study or interest—graphic design, advertising, business, political strategy, research, lobbying, blogging, or writing about politics—the Political Management Certificate can help you prepare for a career in the thrilling world of politics.

Program Summary

Virtual College Students Please Note: This concentration is not presently available for on-line majors.

Political Management   Total Hours: 9  
Students must take:   Hours
POLS 660: Political Campaign Management 3 hrs
Choose 6-hours from the following:    
POLS 664: Political Behavior 3 hrs
POLS 665: Interest Groups and Lobbying 3 hrs
POLS 600: The Presidency 3 hrs
POLS 601: Congress 3 hrs
POLS 661: American Political Parties 3 hrs
IDS 468: Political Communication 3 hrs
Or approved seminar.