Our world is ever-changing and in need of leaders and decision-makers with conviction and integrity. As a political science major at Fresno Pacific University, you’ll be prepared to meet the challenges of your community and beyond from a foundation of ethics, seeking justice, peace and prosperity. The Political Science program at Fresno Pacific University will provide you with an increased understanding of the political world—locally, nationally and internationally.

Highlights

  • Observation and in-depth examination of political issues through an objective lens
  • Development of a core understanding of ethics
  • Courses introduce you to key principles in political science and political analysis
  • Opportunities for participation in clubs and extracurricular activities

Career opportunities

Our graduates are prepared for a variety of careers in private and public political organizations, such as local government, journalism, international organizations, political campaigns, interest groups/associations and colleges or universities. You will be able to pursue a wide area of careers including politics, public service, law, business and much, much more.

Program director

Bret Kincaid
Bret Kincaid, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Political Science