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
#12 University of Chicago

Chicago, IL

4.1
#10 Duke University

Durham, NC

4.2
#10 University of California—​Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA

4.2
#8 Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Cambridge, MA

4.3
#8 University of California—​San Diego

La Jolla, CA

4.3
#7 Columbia University

New York, NY

4.4
#6 University of California—​Berkeley

Berkeley, CA

4.6
#4 University of Michigan—​Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI

4.7
#4 Yale University

New Haven, CT

4.7
#2 Princeton University

Princeton, NJ

4.8
#2 Stanford University

Stanford, CA

4.8
#1 Harvard University

Cambridge, MA

4.9
Rank Not Published The Catholic University of America

Washington, DC

N/A
Rank Not Published Clark Atlanta University

Atlanta, GA

N/A
Rank Not Published Colorado State University

Fort Collins, CO

N/A
Rank Not Published Florida International University

Miami, FL

N/A
Rank Not Published Fordham University

Bronx, NY

N/A
Rank Not Published Howard University

Washington, DC

N/A
Rank Not Published Idaho State University

Pocatello, ID

N/A
Rank Not Published Kent State University

Kent, OH

N/A
Rank Not Published Loyola University Chicago

Chicago, IL

N/A
Rank Not Published Miami University

Oxford, OH

N/A
Rank Not Published Northern Arizona University

Flagstaff, AZ

N/A
Rank Not Published Northern Illinois University

DeKalb, IL

N/A
Rank Not Published Southern Illinois University—​Carbondale

Carbondale, IL

N/A

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