Southern New Hampshire University

MS Political Science


2500 N. River Road

Manchester, NH 03106

United States


(603) 626-9100

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MS Political Science

Format: Online

Program Description:

SNHU’s 36-credit online master’s in political science draws on New Hampshire’s rich political legacy while applying a critical, contemporary eye to where politics is headed. This Master of Science program gives students a front row seat to the political process ¬– and exposure to many different perspectives from students and faculty across the country.

SNHU's MS in Applied Political Science follows the American Political Science Association’s Principles for Graduate Education in Political Science. You’ll learn to research and analyze data to promote positive changes to policy. Students will also gain an understanding of political systems and ideologies, and how they shape the roles of individuals and governments. No GMAT or GRE required. SNHU’s online business programs, offered since 1996, have won Best of Business, and other awards.


New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 36

Classification: Master's College or University II

Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). SNHU’s FAFSA code is 002580.

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