Department of Political Science

Study political science

Reveal the relationships underlying political events and conditions

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We're the Department of Political Science.

The faculty of the Department of Political Science at the University of North Texas have an outstanding reputation for scholarly research and teaching in a highly-ranked department.

Undergraduate Program

Learn about majoring in politcal science, our pre-law program, and internship opportunities.

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Department Newsletter

Read more about exciting new developments in the Department of Political Science.

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Student Spotlight

Samantha Pettey wins Sam B. McAllister Outstanding Graduate Student Award.

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Peace Studies

Our department is home to the only Peace Studies program in the Southwest.

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Faculty Spotlight

Dr. Marijke Breuning to Receive Two Prestigious Awards.

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Learn more about the Latina/o and Mexican-American Studies Program.

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Posted on October 31, 2016
Marijke Breuning to receive 2017 Susan S. Northcutt Award
Posted on October 25, 2016
UNT PhD Graduates Interviewed about Failed Cease Fires
Posted on October 17, 2016
Early voting begins on October 24th
Posted on September 29, 2016
Ko Maeda named member of the U.S.-Japan Network for the Future
Posted on September 21, 2016
Political Science Faculty to be honored during Salute to Faculty Excellence Week
Posted on September 7, 2016
Elizabeth Oldmixon to serve as Editor-in-Chief of Politics and Religion
Posted on August 23, 2016
UNT Constitution Day Program to focus on Second Amendment and Campus Carry
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