Political Science Programs

Political science is the study of governments, public policies and political processes, systems, and political behavior (APSA).

The Political Science Department offers:

Find out more about our programs, explore the courses offered, and meet our faculty.

Student Profile

Marley Dizney Swanson '18 discusses how her passion for immigration led her to studying Political Science and Public Policy at Gettysburg College.

Alumni Profile

How to make it as a D.C. “super lawyer”

Julius ReddThere are over a million lawyers actively practicing across the country, with the highest concentration of them working in the Washington, D.C., area.
Of all of these, Julius Redd ’07 has been singled out as a “40 Under 40 Nation’s Best Advocate” by the National Bar Association, and a 2017 Washington D.C. Super Lawyer Rising Star, among several other professional accolades.

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