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On-Campus or Online Doctorate in Political Science

Political science doctoral programs provide you with advanced education in one or more important subjects: civics, history, law, politics and more. Earning your Doctorate in Political Science online or through a traditional on-campus program usually requires about four years of postgraduate study, plus the completion of a dissertation. Some political science graduates. go directly into political jobs like campaigning, while others continue their education in an area of study that will help them find work in a politically related career. Completing a political science PhD program typically prepares you to either seek political office or teach at the university level.



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Azusa Pacific UniversityUndergraduate
Azusa, CA

Baker UniversityUndergraduate
Baldwin City, KS

Baker UniversityOnline

Baldwin Wallace UniversityUndergraduate
Berea, OH

Baldwin Wallace UniversityOnline

Ball State UniversityUndergraduate
Muncie, IN

Ball State UniversityOnline

Barnard CollegeUndergraduate
New York, NY

Barry UniversityUndergraduate
Miami Shores, FL

Barton CollegeUndergraduate
Wilson, NC

Bates CollegeUndergraduate
Lewiston, ME

Baylor UniversityUndergraduate
Waco, TX

Belhaven UniversityUndergraduate
Jackson, MS

Belhaven UniversityOnline

Bellarmine UniversityUndergraduate
Louisville, KY

Belmont Abbey CollegeUndergraduate
Belmont, NC

Belmont UniversityUndergraduate
Nashville, TN

Beloit CollegeUndergraduate
Beloit, WI

Bemidji State UniversityUndergraduate
Bemidji, MN

Bemidji State UniversityOnline

Benedict CollegeUndergraduate
Columbia, SC

Benedictine CollegeUndergraduate
Atchison, KS

Benedictine UniversityUndergraduate
Lisle, IL

Benedictine UniversityOnline

Bennett CollegeUndergraduate
Greensboro, NC

Bennington CollegeUndergraduate
Bennington, VT

Berea CollegeUndergraduate
Berea, KY

Berry CollegeUndergraduate
Mount Berry, GA

Bethany CollegeUndergraduate
Bethany, WV

Bethel UniversityUndergraduate
St. Paul, MN

Bethune-Cookman UniversityUndergraduate
Daytona Beach, FL

Binghamton University- SUNYUndergraduate
Binghamton, NY

Biola UniversityUndergraduate
La Mirada, CA

Birmingham-Southern CollegeUndergraduate
Birmingham, AL

Black Hills State UniversityUndergraduate
Spearfish, SD

Bloomfield CollegeUndergraduate
Bloomfield, NJ

Bloomsburg University of PennsylvaniaUndergraduate
Bloomsburg, PA

Bluffton UniversityUndergraduate
Bluffton, OH

Boise State UniversityUndergraduate
Boise, ID

Boston UniversityUndergraduate
Boston, MA

Bowdoin CollegeUndergraduate
Brunswick, ME

Bowie State UniversityUndergraduate
Bowie, MD

Bowling Green State UniversityUndergraduate
Bowling Green, OH

Bowling Green State UniversityOnline

Bradley UniversityUndergraduate
Peoria, IL

Brandeis UniversityUndergraduate
Waltham, MA

Brescia UniversityUndergraduate
Owensboro, KY

Brewton-Parker CollegeUndergraduate
Mount Vernon, GA

Briar Cliff UniversityUndergraduate
Sioux City, IA

Bridgewater CollegeUndergraduate
Bridgewater, VA


Doctorate in Political Science – Job Outlook

Whether you take your political science courses online or through a traditional on-campus program, it will almost certainly be a smart investment. According to the U.S. Department of Labor Statistics, professionals with a doctorate earn up to $30,000 more annually when compared to someone who holds only a bachelor’s degree.

Sample Degree – Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Political Science

Requiring four or five years of postgraduate study, a PhD in Political Science qualifies you to teach political science at the university level. It can also lead to executive-level positions in government or other organizations if you have the right area of concentration.