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3/17/20: The Department of Political Science main office in 218 Harrison Hall is closed until further notice. All faculty and staff are now working from home.

Miami University COVID-19 Information

Dr. Bryan MarshallWelcome to the Department of Political Science website! We are a large and growing department with over 1,000 declared majors, minors, and graduate students. With 25+ full time faculty and staff, we offer our students a wide variety of courses and opportunities. Prospective students can find information about majors and what you might study as a Political Science student at Miami University. Current students can find information about your professors, office hours, major and minor requirements, internships, fellowships, jobs, and upcoming current events. Alumni can find information about what other alumni are doing and learn how you might be able to Make a Difference.

We are very proud of our students, alumni, faculty, and staff. Please feel free to look around and you will understand why.

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: Miami University has changed to 100% remote delivery of instruction for the remainder of the Spring 2020 semester. The Department of Political Science remains committed to delivering a high quality educational experience for all of our students even with the challenges ahead. Love and Honor.

Dr. Bryan Marshall, Chair

Spring 2020 Calendar

Internship Search

The Center for Career Exploration & Success offers many tips and tools to assist you in your search for internships and jobs. Be sure to check out their very valuable services.

Center for Career Exploration & Success

Internship and Job Search

POL Internship Information and Application

Summer 2020 POL Courses

All are 100% online, and you can register through Banner now.

course descriptions

  • POL 221W–Comparative Politics
  • POL 241–American Political System
  • POL 261–Public Administration
  • POL 303W–Modern Political Philosophy
  • POL 307–Public Opinion Laboratory
  • POL 343–American Presidency
  • POL 370A–Cyber & World Politics
updated: 03/30/2020