The mission of the Department of Government is to produce and impart knowledge and skills necessary for understanding political issues and participating in public affairs.
To meet this mission, the Department of Government offers an undergraduate major in Government, a Law & Society supplemental major, a Master of Arts in Government and a Master of Public Administration, in addition to minors and a number of joint degree opportunities at the graduate and undergraduate level.
The faculty combine a deep commitment to teaching at all levels with a passion for scholarship and public service.
Areas of Specialization
- Interest Groups and Nonprofit advocacy
- Immigration policy
- Public/Nonprofit Management
- Mexico and US-Mexico border
- Comparative Politics
- Latin America
- International Relations
- National Security
August 27, 2014 4:30pm – 6pm - Government Graduate Student Organization will be hosting a welcome event for all Government graduate students.
September 4, 2014 4pm – 6pm - Government department will he hosting a welcome event for all Government majors. Undergraduate and graduate students welcome to attend. Refreshments will be served.
For more information on upcoming events click here.