What makes a political science degree from LaGrange so unique?
In today's world, informed, well-researched decisions must be made every minute.
LaGrange Political Science majors are taught to conduct research, not only as part
of the curriculum, but also as a public service to the community.
Students conduct research projects for Servant-Leadership partners of the College.
They design surveys for community organizations, neighborhood associations and
local governments. They gather the information, analyze the data and then present
the results. Many of these projects have been presented by student researchers
at national conferences and accepted for publication.
What does proactive student-faculty research mean to me as a student?
It means that that you will get practical experience in work and research, practical
experience that will give you the edge you need to obtain meaningful employment
or advanced education.
It means that your courses will be taught by a faculty dedicated to providing
you an education attuned to current trends in political science.
It means that you will get exposure to modern research techniques, equipment and
And it means that you will be given the tools for a lifetime of learning.