Political Science

Provided through Rutgers–Camden
Available at the Atlantic Cape and Brookdale campuses

The Department of Political Science offers a wide range of courses that students have found useful in preparation for careers in law, government service, and public affairs.  The department curriculum is designed to provide an in-depth understanding of politics and government in the United States, foreign countries, and the international system. 


  • Available at Atlantic Cape
    Available at Brookdale


Bachelor of Arts

Available at Atlantic Cape and Brookdale

Our nationally-recognized faculty and exciting, challenging courses in the areas of American and public policy, international politics, and methodology offer a rich and rewarding academic experience in a field with multiple career opportunities.

A degree in political science provides a solid foundation for careers in law, government service and national security, among others.

Courses are equally valuable for career-oriented majors and for students interested in developing a well-rounded liberal arts background.


Eligible students should plan to take Introduction to Political Science before applying to Rutgers.

Rutgers–Camden lists Major Requirements on its website.