Bachelor of Arts in Political Science
History and Government
Cedarville's Department of History and Government is biblically grounded, academically rigorous, and ideologically conservative.
We’re proud of our successful graduates! 97% of 2018 graduates from the Department of History and Government were employed or in graduate school within six months of graduation. Check out Cedarville’s other placement rates.
Fellowship Prepares Students for State Government
Two Cedarville students among 20 chosen for a year-long fellowship.
From Pomp and Circumstance to the U.S. Senate
2019 graduate Michael Wilt serves in the southwest Ohio office for U.S. Senator Rob Portman.
Recognized as a Best School for Veterans
Cedarville named a top regional college for vets in U.S. News and World Report rankings.
From Cedarville to the Supreme Court
People travel to Washington, D.C. because of its historical value. Audrey Beck, will travel to the nation's capital in a few weeks to continue her career as a law clerk for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh.
Rufus Mathew Goes to the United Nations
Computer science student one of only 18 students selected for a prestigious summer internship.
Political Science Program Curriculum
Building on your core liberal arts and Bible minor courses, you will take courses in a variety of areas, including law, political philosophy, international relations, and American government. You will get a well-rounded education in politics, plus the ability to dig deeper, through seminar courses, in areas of special interest like religion and politics, campaigns and elections, nationalism, constitutional law, and key political thinkers such as Plato, Aristotle, Augustine, Aquinas, Machiavelli, Locke, and Tocqueville.
- American Constitutional Law: Civil Liberties and Rights
- Campaigns and Elections