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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Get to know our award-winning faculty and exceptional graduate students.

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Graduate Program

Our program offers graduate students the opportunity to specialize in several areas of expertise.

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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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Student Spotlight

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

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Posted on May 31, 2016
Marijke Breuning to receive two prestigious awards
Posted on May 11, 2016
Castleberry Peace Institute participating in the launch of Echoes of Testimonies
Posted on May 9, 2016
Jacqueline DeMeritt receives the UNT Early Career Award
Posted on April 15, 2016
Valerie Martinez-Ebers selected to be a University Distinguished Research Professor
Posted on February 22, 2016
John Ishiyama receives the Charles Bonjean Award
Posted on February 16, 2016
Political Science students win top award for appellate brief at Moot Court national championship tournament
Posted on January 5, 2016
Bethany Blackstone to attend Institute for Qualitative and Multi-Method Research (IQMR) this summer
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