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What will I learn?

Students studying this discipline will have the benefit of a diverse and interdisciplinary faculty with broad range of experiences and specializations. Some of these include criminologists, criminalists, political scientists, forensic psychologists, counsellors, judges, prosecutors, public defenders, federal agents, ambassadors and diplomats, and a wide variety of practicing professionals from local, state, federal, and international agencies.

Major required courses (9 credits)

  • POLS2212 International Law
  • POLS2231 Comp. Government & Politics
  • POLS3313 Problems in International Politics (or)
  • POLS4875 Honors in Political Science

Which department am I in?

Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences

Study options

Full Time (120 credit hours)

Tuition fees
$32,000.00 (23,79,814) per year
Start date

23 August 2021, 24 January 2022, 23 May 2022


Maxwell Becton College of Arts and Sciences

1000 River Road,


New Jersey,

07666, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Freshmen entering the QUEST Program are required to have a high school GPA of 3.0 or greater and a minimum of 1080 on the SAT (combined verbal and math). Sophomores and juniors requesting admission to the QUEST Program must have a college/university CGPA of 3.0 or greater.

For international students

High school transcripts, or equivalent, are required for admission and will be used to evaluate admission.

English proficiency: TOEFL IBT - 70; IELTS - 6.0; ITEP - 3.7, Pearson’s PTE-A – 53.

Application Deadlines: Fall (August) Semester: July 1, Spring (January) Semester: December 1, Summer semester (limited programs): May 1.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.