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Unity Mural Forum with Lecturer                Dr. Ebrahim Soltani, EMU Political Science  March 20th, 6-8pm, Mckenny Hall Ballroom  click link for unity mural flyer                                  

  Pi Sigma Alpha Read with Nathan Bomey   April 3rd, 5-7:30, Political Science Lounge
MPA Alumni Reception                                      March 30th, 5:30-7:30, Ladies' Literary Club 

Annual Honors Banquet                                   April 6th, 5:00- 7:30, Ladies' Literary Club                  

Winter 2017 Schedules:

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 Future Course Offerings      

2016-2018 undergraduate

2016-2019 graduate                                    

Who We Are

Faculty: 14

Full-time lecturers: 2

Part-time lecturers: 9


Undergraduate majors (winter 2016)

  • Political Science: 183
  • International Affairs: 63
  • Pre-law undeclared: 27
  • Public & Nonprofit Administration: 26
  • Public Safety Administration: 43


NASPAA-accredited Master of Public Administration program

Award-winning Mock Trial, Moot Court, and Model United Nations teams

More than 2,000 alumni in 48 states and 18 foreign countries



  • Class of 2016:law school on scholarship at Michigan, Virginia, and Cincinnati.
  • Class of 2015: MPA, Syracuse University; MPP and Pickering Fellow, Ford School at the U. of Michigan; law school at Pantheon-Assas (Melun, France).

Department Head: Dr. David Klein

MPA Interim Director: Dr. Jeffrey Bernstein

MPA Coordinator:  Rose Soliven

                                                                                                     Senior Secretary: Doreen Mendelssohn

Department Secretary: Connie VanAtta

The Department of Political Science is part of the College of Arts & Sciences, 214 Pray-Harrold, 734.487.4344