Political Science

Chico State's baccalaureate programs in political science offer great flexibility. Students choose courses from a rich curriculum, providing close student-faculty contact in each of the following majors of study: general political science, legal studies, criminal justice, international relations, and public administration. The department also offers a Master of Public Administration and a Master of Arts in Political Science.


Political Science Announcements

International Relations Faculty Recruitment FA15

The Political Science Department is searching for a tenure track assistant professor in international relations to start August 2015.


Temporary Faculty Opportunities 2014-2015

The Department of Political Science is accepting application materials for temporary faculty for teaching opportunities that may be available in the 2014/2015 academic year.  


Advising Info

Advisors' office hours for Fall 2014 will be posted by August 25th.  For advising over the summer, please contact the department office at 530-898-5301.  Thank you!

Lecturer Receives APSA Fellowship

Congratulations go out to Sergio Sanchez, a current Lecturer in the Political Science department, who has been selected as an APSA Minority Fellow for 2014-15.  more...

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