Current Students

​Every student’s story is different, and how you choose to take advantage of the numerous opportunities to learn, grow and flourish is up to you. Each year, talented students from around the world bring their intellect, work ethic and enthusiasm to Grove City College and make the most of all the Department of Political Science and the campus have to offer. Research opportunities, unique work experiences and student clubs and organizations are just a few of the ways our students get involved.

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  • ​I’ve lived all over the world and believe that the true purpose of education is to feed and educate the whole person. At Grove City College I found the emphasis on the humanities I wanted and the Christian environment I needed.

    I was able to examine, reflect and appreciate what I learned from past generations — the values that were passed on to me and the sense of honor and respect that helped me to become the person I am today.

    I enjoyed living, working and learning ...Read More

  • ​For as long as I can remember I’ve wanted to start my own business. So when I was looking for a college, I knew any college I chose would have to have a strong entrepreneurship program.

    Also, I wanted my college education to be affordable. I didn’t want to be burdened by tons of student loan debt. Instead, I wanted to be free to follow my dreams and find my way in the world.

    Even though I received scholarships from other schools, Grove City College was still the least ...Read More

  • ​My daily commute to Grove City College gives me the best of all worlds: tuition is affordable, I pay no room and board, and I can continue to work evenings. Plus it gives me a bit of private time before class. It’s making my dream of getting a quality education a reality for me.

    Grove City College has a great reputation, so I know that I’ll be able to find a good job in my major when I graduate....Read More

  • The Political Science department at Grove City was so attractive because most teachers are politically conservative, which is rare. In all cases, everything is taught according to a Christian worldview, which you can't find anywhere else. I love that while the professor's views are so similar to mine, they stretch my thinking--and it makes for great...Read More

 

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Internships

​Recently, students have interned at “Meet the Press,” The Washington Times, the United States Supreme Court and with various federal departments, agencies and members of Congress.

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Undergraduate Research Opportunities

​An integral component to an excellent undergraduate education, research opportunities help prepare students for top graduate and professional programs and successful careers in professional sectors.

 
 
 
 
 

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Related Resources

​Recommended resources by the Department of Political Science faculty.

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B.A. in Political Science

​The Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science prepares students to excel in competitive graduate and professional programs as well as careers in law, government and business.

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After Graduation

​Following graduation, many of our graduates attend top law schools or pursue advanced degrees in political science, public administration and public policy.

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Minor in Political Science

​ Students gain a foundational understanding of the important theories, methods and research findings of political scientists and are prepared to relate this specialized knowledge to their primary field of study.

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