Mount Allison University

Political Science

Program Information

School:Mount Allison University
Faculty:Faculty of Social Science
Degree:Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study:Political Science and Government, General
Description:Political science examines the nature and workings of power, state, and government; the rights and duties of citizenship; the limits and possibilities of collective political action; how the political community is shaped by society, economics, and culture; and questions concerning human nature, freedom, democracy, and justice.

The political science program at Mount Allison is organized into four main subfields: Canadian politics, comparative politics, international politics, and political theory. In addition to courses in Canadian politics, you may choose specialized area courses in Africa, Europe, the Middle East, and the United States.
URL:Political Science at Mount Allison University
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $7,465
International: $16,420

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*65

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

Completion of Grade 12 with generally at least four other university-preparatory courses (with a minimum grade of 65% in each) are required. University-preparatory courses in mathematics, humanities, social sciences, and sciences are strongly recommended.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on August 07, 2015