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Bachelor of Arts in Political Science

University of Findlay University of Findlay, USA

Intake Aug 2023

Jan 2023, Aug 2022

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USD 35878

Tuition Fee (USD)

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USD 50

Application Fee

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48 months

Duration

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50%

Min GPA

Program Overview

The political science major at the University of Findlay will expose you to the many areas of study within the political science realm. This major offers you an opportunity to immerse yourself in the major subfields of the discipline.

Political science graduates follow a variety of career paths. For some, our political science major is a stepping stone for law or graduate school. Majoring in political science sets the stage for careers in areas such as:

  • Foreign affairs
  • National security agencies
  • Policy analysis
  • City management
  • Political positions
  • Government careers

The major objective of the program is to provide you with exposure to the many areas of study within the political science realm so that you are prepared to make knowledgeable decisions regarding future career and academic choices. You may also choose to minor in either political science or public administration.

Our program introduces you to the subjects of:     

  • American politics
  • Comparative politics
  • International relations
  • Political theory
  • Public administration

You will have the opportunity to gain further specialization in one of the areas listed above through advanced course work and directed study with a political science instructor. Also, with one-on-one advising and dedicated faculty, you will receive consistent mentorship and guidance to help you reach your career goals.

Our program has an interdisciplinary curriculum designed to prepare students for successful careers in many diverse areas of political science including business, law, risk management, real estate and civil rights. Many students also choose to develop an individualized program by double-majoring with a complimenting area of study such as business, criminal justice and pre-law. Political science is also offered as a minor.

Additional Information

Program Level 4-Year Bachelor's Degree

Application Processing Days 45

Program Intensity Full-Time

General Admission Requirement

    Academic Requirement

    • Minimum Level of Education Required: To be accepted into this program, applicants must have Grade 12 / High School Diploma.

    50% CGPA Minimum Overall Score

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    Tuition Fee

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    Average Tuition Fee Per Year

    35878

    Tuition Fee
    (USD)

    USD 50

    Application Fee
    (USD)

    13000 Per year

    Average Cost of Living
    (USD)

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    Frequently Asked Questions

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    Questions

    Student Visa

    When Should I Apply?

    4 to 6 months

    Bank Account?

    No Need

    Duration of visa

    Course Duration + 3 Months

    Time to Wait for Visa

    35 Days

    Appointment

    Required

    How can you apply

    Cost and Expenses

    Fee

    Visa Fee

    Minimum Funds

    833 CAD, 917 CAD

    Other Expenses

    Medical Fee and more

    Examination and Skills

    Medical Examination

    Required

    Language Skills

    Required

    Work Permit

    Students who wish to work in Canada require a work permit to do so. A student in Canada can work part-time during the course of his studies and full-time during holidays and semester breaks and post the completion of their course/program.

    Work Permit

    Till valid study visa

    Working Hours

    20 hours/week

    Documents Required

    Study Permit

    Social Insurance Number

    Study Permit

    Post Graduate Work Permit

    The Post- Graduation Work Permit (PGWP) allows you to work for three years in Canada if you have completed a two years degree or more.

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    Application

    Form or Online

    Documents Required

    List of Documents

    When to Apply

    First 3 months

    How long does it take?

    90 Days

    Duration

    3 Years

    Fees

    CAD 255

    Scholarships

    International Student Scholarships
    The University of Findlay offers the following scholarships to international students:

    You have worked hard in to earn good grades and advance your education. The University of Findlay believes in recognizing that hard work through scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students. Findlay's scholarships are based on your cumulative grade point average and graduate students can earn additional scholarships for earning a good score on the GRE or GMAT tests.

    And there is not a separate application process to be awarded a scholarship at Findlay. Scholarships are applied automatically as part of the admittance process.

    You can use the chart below to estimate your scholarship based on your GPA and program of study.

    Undergraduate Merit Scholarships
    Name of Scholarship G.P.A. Requirement ?Scholarship Amount
    Trustee Scholarship ?3.95 or higher ?$21,000 a year/renewable each year
    Presidential Scholarship 3.75-3.94 $19,000 a year/renewable each year
    Dean's Scholarship ?3.5-3.74 ?$17,000 a year/renewable each year
    Findlay Award  2.75 - 3.49 $15,000 a year/renewable each year
    International Scholar Award ?2.0 - 2.74? ?$12,000 a year/renewable each year??

     

    Graduate Student Scholarships
    Graduate Student Scholarship (awarded to all graduate students) ?$1,000
    MBA Scholar $2,000 over course of the program
    Master's Environmental, Safety and Health Management Scholarship $2,000 over course of the program
    GRE Scholarship (Awarded for earning a score of 300 or higher on the GRE) $1,000 over the course of the program
    GMAT Scholarship (Awarded for earning a score of 550 or higher on the GMAT) ?$1,000 over the course of the program?

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