The George Washington University was founded in 1821 in the heart of our nation’s capital, Washington D.C. This school boasts an impressive list of alumni who have become global leaders in their respective fields. GWU is regionally accredited by the prestigious Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, and widely recognized as a leader in political science education with its close connections to the United States Congress. GWU awarded 411 degrees in political science in 2011, which leads among schools in our nation’s capital.
Master’s Degree in Political Management
This fully online master’s degree program in political management is offered by The Graduate School of Political Management at The George Washington University. The program is composed of twelve 3-credit courses, and can be completed in as little as one year, although most students spread out their classes over two years. Students will not only learn in the classroom but also learn in the field advanced political skills, electoral politics, and advocacy politics. This program is also available to traditional on-campus students as well.
Some courses in this distance learning master’s degree in political science include:
- Fundamentals of Political Management
- Research Methods for Political Managers
- Communications Elements
- Communications Strategy
- Ethics for Political Managers
- Political Leadership
- Advanced Problems & Strategy