Graduate Learning Outcomes

Student Learning Outcomes are the skills that students are expected to master and demonstrate.  With the successful completion of the graduate degree, Political Science and International Affairs graduates will be able to: 

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of the central concepts and the central theories in their fields of study in political science appropriate for entry into a political science Ph.D. program or politics-related occupation.
  2. Construct a research project on a research question in their fields of study.
  3. Write papers reporting research findings in an appropriately professional manner.