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Faculty of Arts
UNB Fredericton

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Undergraduate program

The study of political science illuminates an important dimension of the human experience and helps prepare individuals for intelligent participation in political community.

Graduates from the University of New Brunswick’s political science program have gone on to fruitful careers in diverse fields including government, law, journalism and public affairs. They have found opportunities in the public service, international agencies, non-profit organizations and the private sector.

About our program

Anyone seriously interested in understanding our rapidly changing world will find political science courses useful and informative, either as an area of major concentration or as a supplement to their main course of study. Courses in our department span the full range of the discipline, including:

  • political theory
  • international relations
  • Canadian politics
  • women and politics
  • comparative politics
  • political economy

Majors, minors and honours