Political Science

Political science is the study of the processes, principles, and structure of government and of political institutions. Students may take courses to prepare for a political science major or to fulfill general education requirements.

Career options include work in local, state, federal and international government; legal, diplomatic and humanitarian professions; business; and in education.

Contact Information

Department Chair: Herschel Stern
Office: Oceanside, Room 3122
P 760.757.2121 x6636

Dean: Carlos Lopez
Building 3600
P 760.795.6809

Department: Social Science

Secretary: Kathy Thiele
Office: Building 3600
P 760.795.6874


Full-Time Faculty

John Phillips
Office: Oceanside, Room 3123
P 760.757.2121 x6317

Associate Faculty

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