Advising information may be obtained from Advisor Dana Gohmann or Misti Whitaker.

Dana Gohmann
Academic Advisor
School of Social Sciences
Phone: (812) 941-2391
Office: Crestview 137
Email: dgohmann@ius.edu

Misti Whitaker
Academic Advisor
School of Social Sciences
Phone: (812) 941-2391
Office: Crestview 135
Email: mdwhitak@ius.edu

Please call the main Social Sciences office at (812) 941-2391 for an appointment.

Recommended Preparation

Prospective political science majors should complete the college preparatory curriculum in high school. In addition to the standard requirements of math, history, science and English, students should take courses in government, economics and world history. Political science students usually have an interest in community activities, a sense of responsibility about government programs and policies and a desire to make our community, country and the world a better place to live.

Course topics:

  • American Politics
  • Comparative Politics
  • International Politics
  • Political Theory
  • Public Administration

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