Undergraduate Program


The LSU Department of Political Science offers an impressive variety of courses for undergraduates in a setting where professors are genuinely interested in undergraduate education. We are a large, comprehensive political science department covering American Politics, Comparative Politics, International Politics and Political Theory. Our teachers regularly win college and university teaching awards and our number of majors consistently ranks among the top two or three in the College of Arts and Sciences. 

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Political Science Major

Political Science Minor

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Honors Program

INternship Program

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