Master of Political Science Student Resources

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What can you do with a Political Science Masters degree?

Our graduates have gone on to great positions with companies such as:
Positions
Research Analyst
Brand Analyst
Global Trade Analyst
Project Manager
Fundraising and Prospect Research Coordinator

Companies
Boise State University
MarkMonitor Inc. | Clarivate Analytics
ViaSat Inc.
GS Strategy Group
Wadhwani Initiative for Sustainable Healthcare (WISH)

Reasons the Political Science Master’s program may be attractive to students:

  • Faster! Get a Master’s in a year and a summer instead of two years.
  • Cheaper! Get some credits while as an undergraduate and finish sooner.
  • Get graduate experience early on to help inform you what graduate studies are like and help you make up your mind about continued academic study
  • Helps in a competitive job environment as our first cohort has gone on to interesting and exciting jobs already (research analyst, global trade analyst, project manager at GS Strategy Group, and a fundraising/prospect research coordinator for a Indian non-profit focusing on health care).

Visit the Graduate College website for thesis and dissertation information. 

Bronco Finish Linestudents running up capitol steps

Bronco Finish Line aims to make the process of navigating graduate writing as smooth as possible. With the support of two experienced writing coaches, this program is designed to assist you in any stage of the writing process.

Bronco Finish Line is located in Riverfront Hall, Room 318.

Visit the Graduate College website to learn more about Bronco Finish Line.