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Political Science


In this social science discipline, you will learn about the theory and practice of politics and the description and analysis of political systems and political behavior.

Degrees & Certificates

Top Jobs

Career opportunities in the field of Political Science:

  • Legislator
  • Regulatory Affairs Manager
  • Compliance Manager
  • Regulatory Affairs Specialist
  • Labor Relations Specialist
  • Climate Change Analyst
  • Political Science Teacher, Postsecondary
  • Public Relations Specialist

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Further Studies

Once you graduate from CNM, you can transfer your Political Science degree from CNM to a four-year university.

  • Political theory
  • Civics and comparative politics
  • National political systems
  • Cross-national political analysis
  • Political development
  • International relations
  • Foreign policy analysis
  • Public administration
  • Public policy

Meet with an advisor to learn more about your transfer options.