Political Science and Criminal Justice

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 and Criminal Justice Announcements

Look What's New

Political Statements - A Political Science Department Newsletter.  Spring 2016 issue is now available!

Office Hours and Advising Info

For faculty and advisors' office hours during Fall 2016 click here

TA Applications Now Being Accepted

Teaching Assistant Program applications for spring 2017 are now being accepted.

The application deadline is November 16, 2016. Applications are available in the department office (Butte 741) or by using the links below.

Teaching Assistant Application
Teaching Assistant Recommendation Form

Temporary Faculty Opportunities 2016-2017

The College of Behavioral and Social Sciences, Department of Political Science and Criminal Justice is accepting application materials for temporary faculty for teaching opportunities that may be available in the 2016/2017 academic year.