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Political Science

You are

  • interested in a career in law, politics, education or public service
  • curious about how political systems work
  • eager to effect social change through political action

Studying political science at Bethel will

  • equip you with strong research skills
  • offer you a chance to get involved in politics at the local, state or even national level
  • place you in small-class settings that encourage discussion
  • help you discover how people have used politics to change history

Multiple possibilities

Bethel history and political science students have gone on to

  • be lawyers and judges
  • legislative careers
  • jobs with nonprofits
  • teach high school government classes
  • and much more

Want to talk more with faculty and current students? Schedule a campus visit.

Mission Statement

Bethel College prepares students for meaningful lives of work and service through faith formation, the liberal arts, and practical experience in career pathways.