Political Science


About Political Science at USC Aiken

The Department of History, Philosophy, and Political Science offers a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science. Political science majors may choose to pursue a general degree or go on to pre-law.

Internship and Research Opportunities

Political Science Clubs and Organizations

In addition to the political science courses, the department offers clubs and organizations catered to political science majors.

USC Aiken Career Services is an important resource for internship students. In addition, be sure to visit your academic department for supplemental internship guidance specific to your major.

Career Opportunities

Political science majors often pursue careers in public policy, city or town management, community affairs, social services, and law enforcement.

You can find more information about career options by visiting What Can I Do With This Major?

USC Aiken Career Services offers numerous resources which provide more information about career opportunities for students in this major.

Learn More

Visit the Department of History, Philosophy, and Political Science website