B.A. in Political Science with an Emphasis in Politics
About the Program
Complete your bachelor’s degree in political science with an emphasis
Have an in-state associate degree? Great! If your associate degree is from a private or out-of-state college, then NIU’s Transfer Admissions Counselors will be glad to work with you to determine course equivalencies. International students are welcome as well!
Program Mode of DeliveryThis degree completion program is 100% online.
The degree completion program requires 36 credits. You'll have the opportunity to take classes in different subfields of political science including American government, public law, public administration and international politics.
Information about specific coursework required can be found in the NIU course catalog.
Applying to the Program
You'll apply as a transfer student. Start your application now.
April Clark, Ph.D.
Michael Clark, Ph.D.
Aarie Glas, Ph.D.
Mitch Pickerell, Ph.D.
Scot Schraufnagel, Ph.D.
Art Ward, Ph.D.
Why NIU Online?
We know you have responsibilities and commitments. It's just easier if you're able to take classes where you are without the commute. The good news is that with NIU, you're not alone. Your classmates and instructors are available via the same technology that helps deliver your classes. In our classrooms or in your living room, we want you to succeed academically because your future is our focus.
Program Type: Online bachelor's completion
College: College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Department of Political Science
Credits Required: 36
Tuition per Credit: $360.80 (Learn more about tuition and fees )