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Active Citizens, Critical Consumers, and Analytical Thinkers

We aim to help our students become thoughtful and active citizens, critical consumers of information, and analytical/theoretical thinkers. We also are committed to developing the skills of good writing, effective oral presentation, and information literacy. You will engage in active discussions, simulations, critical thinking, and extensive writing. We will challenge you academically and provide the guidance you need to excel.

Political Science (Available to current students until graduation 2023)

Explore political issues in the United States and around the world through courses ranging from the US Congress or Presidency to courses on Russia or Terrorism to politics of developing nations, human rights or the global environment. You can delve into political theory by reading and discussing Socrates, Hobbes, Machiavelli, Richard Rorty, and more. You can explore issues in international relations and foreign policy or the United Nations and NATO. You can learn about constitutional law or the role of religion in politics. In addition, our faculty occasionally offers special topics classes to look at issues that are not covered by regularly scheduled courses.

In your classes, you will engage in active discussions, simulations, critical thinking, and extensive writing. We want to challenge you academically and provide the guidance you need to excel.

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