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Political Science Minor

Earn a Political Science Minor at Azusa Pacific University

You’ll develop proficiency in classical and modern political thought, delve into American politics, and explore international relations. We'll guide you to become an advocate for justice in your community and beyond.

Program at a Glance

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences offers diverse well-rounded degree programs to prepare critical thinkers to make a difference in the world for Christ.

Upcoming Events

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  • March 8, 2024

Program Information

  • Program Units: 21

Location

  • Azusa (Main Campus)
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Gain Hands-on Experience

  • Analyze major thinkers in political philosophy.
  • Explain the American government's main features.
  • Demonstrate writing and citing skills to professional standards.
  • Articulate a Christian understanding of politics and government.

By the Numbers

1 of 126 Best Western Colleges according to Princeton Review's 2023 Best Colleges Guide
10 :1 Student-to-faculty ratio
100 % of incoming students receive financial aid
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Noah Jackson ’18 is a junior political science and honors humanities double major at Azusa Pacific University. Watch to see how Noah’s studies reminded him of God’s calling in his life.

Program Details

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To view specific requirements and coursework information, visit the current academic catalog:


Azusa Pacific University is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC).

Career Outlooks and Outcomes

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APU Professor Abbylin Sellers Receives Prestigious Fulbright Award

APU professor Abbylin Sellers, PhD, received a prestigious Fulbright award to teach American democracy at two universities in Japan.

Note: This information is current for the 2023-24 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.

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