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The Department of History, Philosophy and Political Science at Columbia College educates students for responsible citizenship, personal fulfillment, intellectual growth and professional advancement. The programs prepare students for graduate schools, law schools, public service, business, journalism, research and education.  See the announcement at right about our success at preparing students for law school.


American Studies



  • Public relations
  • Congressional staff
  • Social work
  • and more...

Political Science

Public Administration

Public Administration

  • Government
  • Nonprofit administration
  • Public policy
  • and more...


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95% Accepted to Law or Gradute School!

Each of the majors within the Department of History, Philosophy and Political Science provide an excellent grounding for continued study at graduate or law school. In fact, more than 95 percent of those who apply for graduate or law school after completing our political science program are accepted into the school of their choice!

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