Master of Arts with a major in Political Science, concentration in Professional Politics

Georgia State University
Degree Level Masters
Total Credit Hours 30

Program Description

The Political Science Department at Georgia State University offers an M.A. concentration in Professional Politics which can be completed fully online, fully in-person, or with a mix of the two.

Degree can be completed during six seven-week minimesters, extending just 15 months. All courses are taught by full-time faculty and emphasize interaction among students and professors. This concentration provides the professional skills needed by those pursuing career paths in public service and politics. It is offered as a terminal degree with a non-thesis option and can be undertaken in a traditional classroom setting, fully online, or hybridized.

Details about the program can be found at https://politicalscience.gsu.e..., and any questions can be directed to the M.A. Program Director, Dr. Charles Hankla, at

Admissions Information

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Program Accreditation

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges