Earn your degree in political science online
BACHELOR OF ARTS IN POLITICAL SCIENCE AND GOVERNMENT
Begin to understand political behavior with your Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Government degree earned online from Ashford University.
Your courses provide a systematic study that focuses on political behavior, power and authority, policy development, international relations, and conflict resolution.
- Demonstrate an understanding of the ways in which power and authority are embedded in the structures and workings of the government and politics
- Analyze political issues and develop methods to resolve them through effective and creative communication
- Develop the ability to undertake in-depth analyses of political behavior as it applies to various political theories in democracy and representation
- Assess critically the causes and implications of political conflict, compromise, and cooperation at the local, national, transnational, and global levels
- Evaluate public policy as it relates to political behavior, rights, and justice