Political science provides an insight into how people govern themselves and how power is allocated and transferred within a society.
As a political science major, you will be well-prepared for university transfer and a career with a federal, state or local agency, a nonprofit organization or a private business with an international component. You will also have a great foundation if you choose to enter law school or run for an elected office.
PayScale.com lists political science majors as one of the Top 40 college majors that lead to high salaries, with mid-career median salaries of $81,700.
- A.A. Degree — Complete your first two years of college at IRSC, and you’re guaranteed the right to transfer as a junior to a Bachelor’s program at a Florida state university — or continue to a Bachelor’s degree at IRSC.
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