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B.A. in Political Science


What will I learn?

Learn about power, law, justice and the political process, gaining skills and hands-on experience to pursue many careers.

Make your mark in law, nonprofits, business, international affairs, lobbying or advocacy. Or you can become a policy analyst, legislative assistant, public relations/media specialist, political consultant or market researcher.

Why Major in Political Science at Adelphi?

  • Receive personal attention from award-winning faculty who are recognized nationwide for their teaching and scholarship.
  • Learn by doing, through study abroad, a semester in Washington, D.C., internships or a National Model United Nations course.
  • Be career-ready by graduation with internships, career development opportunities and our powerful alumni network.

Which department am I in?

College of Arts and Sciences

Study options

Full Time (120 credit hours)

Tuition fees
US$40,860.00 per year
USD $20,430 per semester
Start date

Expected January, August 2023


Adelphi University

1 South Avenue,


New York,

11530, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants must have completion of official secondary school/university records.

For international students

Applicants must have completion of official secondary school/university records.

Minimum score of 80 on the TOEFL iBT or 6.5 on the IELTS is required.

Application Deadline: Spring Start - November 1; Fall Start - March 1.

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


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