The Department's mission is to provide UTC undergraduates and graduate students with high quality instruction in the fields of Political Science, Public Administration and Nonprofit Management.
The Department offers five concentrations. These concentrations include: American Studies; International and Comparative Studies; Legal Studies; Public Policy; and Public Administration and Nonprofit Management.
The program is designed to achieve balance between theory and practice. Students will acquire a better understanding of politics, will be able to analyze and evaluate policy issues and become familiar with various theoretical approaches in the social sciences. Students will also become familiar with concepts and techniques relative to the management of public and nonprofit organizations.