Texas Tech University

Undergraduate Political Science Programs


Students interested in majoring in political science must be admitted to the university. For information on being admitted to Texas Tech University Click Here.

Degree Programs

Students admitted to the University can earn a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. The political science curriculum is designed to provide students with a solid foundation and broad understanding of the discipline of political science and allow them to specialize in areas of particular substantive interest. Political science provides excellent instruction for students interested in politics, law, journalism, teaching, or civil service. Insight into political values, domestic policy issues, and foreign policy are invaluable for students interested in such careers as well as for careers in business. More Information

Fields of Study

The Political Science Department offers several fields of study for students interested in both majoring and minoring in political science. These fields of study include: American Politics, Comparative Politics, International Relations, Public Administration, Political Theory, Public Law, Public Policy, Research Methods, and Survey Research. More Information

Financial Aid

Texas Tech University offers several types of financial assistance to students who attend the university ranging from grants to scholarships, and much more. Please visit the university financial aid office for more information.


Department of Political Science

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    Dept. of Political Science, Texas Tech University, 113 Holden Hall, Boston & Akron Streets, Lubbock, TX 79409-1015 Fax: 806.742.0850
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