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Research for Political Science Majors

As part of their education, political science undergraduates learn and apply a wide range of research methods. These techniques allow students to develop abilities that will help them in graduate school and the workplace. High quality writing is an important skill for our majors; many classes employ the Style Manual for Political Science http://www.apsanet.org

Our students’ training also allows them to engage in research using real-world data. In particular, Research Methods (POLS 280) which is required of all majors, introducing students to various data sources.

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