Program Overview.

Your political science degree from Morningside will leave you well prepared to address the challenges and opportunities of our rapidly changing world. Gain a strong foundation for a career in law, government, business, or education, or prepare for graduate or law school. Morningside also provides unique opportunities to interact with high profile political candidates and officeholders while engaging in curriculum that emphasizes local, national, and international politics.

About Political Science at Morningside:

  • Enjoy the department’s strong relationships with public figures at every level of politics, within political organizations, and the U.S. Federal District Court in Sioux City that provide internships, service opportunities, and networking options.
  • Get a front row seat for observing and participating in the electoral process during the Iowa Caucus, as well as every year during elections.
  • Select from diverse course offerings that allow you to gain a broad view of politics and policy, locally and globally.
  • Benefit from an extremely successful internship program and outstanding placement rate for graduate and law schools.