Political Science

Ranked in 2013 | Political Science Rankings Methodology

For graduate students, political science is an area that combines history, current events and analysis. Students are often able to specialize their degree to a certain area of politics. These are the best political science programs.

Rank School name Score
#25 Indiana University—​Bloomington

Bloomington, IN

3.4
#40 Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, MD

3.0
Rank Not Published Kent State University

Kent, OH

N/A
#68 Louisiana State University—​Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge, LA

2.3
Rank Not Published Loyola University Chicago

Chicago, IL

N/A
#8 Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Cambridge, MA

4.3
Rank Not Published Miami University

Oxford, OH

N/A
#32 Michigan State University

East Lansing, MI

3.2
#83 New School

New York, NY

2.1
#15 New York University

New York, NY

3.9
#86 Northeastern University

Boston, MA

2.0
Rank Not Published Northern Arizona University

Flagstaff, AZ

N/A
Rank Not Published Northern Illinois University

DeKalb, IL

N/A
#21 Northwestern University

Evanston, IL

3.6
#15 Ohio State University

Columbus, OH

3.9
#28 Pennsylvania State University—​University Park

University Park, PA

3.3
#2 Princeton University

Princeton, NJ

4.8
#61 Purdue University—​West Lafayette

West Lafayette, IN

2.4
#32 Rice University

Houston, TX

3.2
#45 Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey—​New Brunswick

New Brunswick, NJ

2.9
Rank Not Published Southern Illinois University—​Carbondale

Carbondale, IL

N/A
#2 Stanford University

Stanford, CA

4.8
#32 Stony Brook University—​SUNY

Stony Brook, NY

3.2
#50 Syracuse University

Syracuse, NY

2.6
Rank Not Published Teachers College, Columbia University

New York, NY

N/A

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