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Political Science

The Political Science Department at UMass Lowell provides students with the knowledge and skills to engage in the complex realm of national and international politics.

Our graduates go on to various careers in public service, including government, law, journalism, military, teaching, campaign politics, social movement advocacy, and international organizations.

Meet Our Students

  • I feel like UMass Lowell is bringing out the best in me. The Honors College is challenging – the coursework is harder – but the classes are smaller.

    Sam Aikins transferred to UMass Lowell because he wanted a greater challenge – and a place he could make his mark.