Department of
Political Science

About Us

Programs in the Department of Political Science give students the opportunity to study and solve public problems—whether those problems be in public administration, politics, or civic affairs.

Why Study at Eastern?

The Department of Political Science is here to help you get ahead.

Build Your Resumé

Get experience through internships and work-study programs with local political and governmental agencies.

Prepare for a Career

Our programs will help prepare you for a successful career in law, policy, international relations or government.


Receive a high-quality education from knowledgeable instructors at a price you can afford.

Contact Us

James Headley, JD

Department Chair; Professor
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Nita Holbert, MBA

Secretary Supervisor