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Live and Think Politics

In a Dynamic Department in the Nation's Capital

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 CUA offers a dynamic and rigorous educational experience that considers the cultural, historical, ethical, and theoretical foundations of political order.

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Undergraduate Programs

Undergraduate Programs

Our department offers a range of options for undergraduates interested in the study of politics, including a B.A. in politics, a politics minor, a pre-law track.

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Graduate Programs

Graduate Programs

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.

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Joint Programs

Joint Programs

The Department of Politics offers joint degrees at the undergraduate and graduate levels in collaboration with other departments and schools of the university.

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