Studying politics at The Catholic University of America is an opportunity to be immersed in a rewarding, exciting, and relevant major in the most prominent political city in the world, on the largest university campus in the city, in one of the largest departments of the University.
The Department of Politics at Catholic University offers a dynamic and rigorous educational experience that considers the cultural, historical, ethical, and theoretical foundations of political studies.
Our department offers a range of options for undergraduates interested in political studies, including a B.A. in politics, a politics minor, a pre-law track.
Several graduate degrees are offered by our program, including an M.A. in politics, a Ph.D. in politics, and a joint program in politics and law.
The Department of Politics offers joint degrees at the undergraduate and graduate levels in collaboration with other departments and schools of the university.