About Dillard Political Science
In the political science program at Dillard University, we offer comprehensive instruction for students interested in diverse careers within the field. Whether your passion lies in teaching, law, international relations, public affairs, or civil service, our program equips you with the necessary knowledge and skills.
Through our curriculum, you will gain a thorough understanding of political science theory, research methodology, quantitative reasoning, and computer research skills. These competencies will prepare you to meet the competitive demands of graduate and professional study in the field.
We prioritize the development of effective communication skills, both orally and in written form, ensuring that you can articulate your ideas with confidence and clarity. Additionally, our program provides valuable opportunities for you to gain practical work experience through various internship programs. These internships enable you to apply your knowledge in real-world settings and build a solid foundation for your future career.
STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES
- Demonstrate knowledge of the structures, powers and procedures of the United States federal and state government and foreign governments.
- Use critical thinking and analytical skills when assessing contemporary political questions,
- Demonstrate the ability to examine and evaluate information to solve contemporary social problems.