Political Science, Pre-Law, & International Relations

Political Science Pre-Law International Relations

Why study Political Science or Pre-Law at Simpson?

  • An impressive number of Political Science students earn advanced degrees. More than 60% of our alumni go on to a graduate (MA or PhD) or law school (JD) program.
  • 70% of students get experience in internships in law or politics. Due to our prime location near Des Moines and a D.C. semester (CHIP), many do 2 or more internships.
  • The Culver Center and Culver Fellows program gives Simpson students opportunities to interact with national political figures that very few other colleges can match.
  • Exceptional students join our Speech and Debate team, ranked in the top 10 in the U.S. at 2015 PDK nationals.