Political Science Minor

Political science is the study of human behavior as it relates to government and politics.  Political science is well suited for those wanting to pursue future careers in law, government and education.  The minor is intended to develop and enhance relevant knowledge, understanding and skills that are critical to professional and civic life.  Courses in political science frequently focus on leadership issues and students are encouraged to complement their education through the internship program.

Career Information: Students are encouraged to explore information regarding careers in political science provided by the American Political Science Association.

Dakota Wesleyan University was named to the 2013 President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. This designation is the highest honor a college or university can receive for its commitment to volunteering, service-learning and civic engagement.
Dakota Wesleyan University is proudly affiliated with the Dakotas Conference of the United Methodist Church. Members of any and all faiths are welcome and encouraged to experience an education based on learning, leadership, faith and service.
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The Chronicle of Higher Education named Dakota Wesleyan University one of the “Great Colleges to Work For®” for 2014-2015. DWU won honors in three categories: facilities, workspace and security, and supervisor/department chair relationship.
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