The Political Science Department at MPC is designed to give students a thorough understanding of the many functions of government, both in the United States and in other countries. The courses also allow students to learn about the ways in which social change, issues, political upheaval, and war, effect the ability of governments to perform effectively. Political science majors are encouraged to think about the broad spectrum of issues that the U.S. Government currently faces at home and abroad, in preparation for further academic study and careers in government.

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