Program Overview

Develop a deep understanding of political philosophy, public administration, law, international relations, and American government in the online Bachelor of Political science program at Southern Utah University. This program is designed to prepare you for a successful career or further your education through law school or graduate programs

Total Tuition


Program Duration

As few as 3 years

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This 100 percent online program is devoted to the study of the theory and practice of government and politics. Previous graduates have been admitted to some of the finest law schools in the country, wear badges from many different law enforcement agencies, are employed in government positions, and are engaged in running political campaigns.

As a graduate of this program, you will:

  • Understand the source of democratic ideas and principles of the constitutional system.
  • Learn key political ideas, concepts, and movements from antiquity to the 21st century.
  • Understand the international political environment through the lens of comparative politics and security.
  • Gain a deep understanding of the theory and practice of government, politics, and policy.

This program prepares you for careers in:

  • Teaching
  • Public Management
  • Law
  • Foreign Service
  • Policy Analyst

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Maximize the value of your online Bachelor of Political Science program with our affordable, pay-by-the-course tuition, which includes all fees.

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*If you transfer credits the cost of total tuition may be less. Total tuition does not reflect scholarships or other financial aid you may be eligible for.


Designed for working professionals, SUU’s online Bachelor of Political Science program conveniently features 24/7 online course delivery, and multiple start dates each year.

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Admission Requirements:

Our streamlined admission process enables you to start quickly and easily. Please read the requirements for the Bachelor of Political Science online, including what additional materials you need and where you should send them.

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For the online Bachelor of Political Science, you must complete 120 credits hours. 

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