2023-2024 CATALOG

The Academic Catalog is the official listing of courses, programs of study, academic policies and degree requirements for Loyola University Chicago. It is published every year in advance of the next academic year.

Political Science

About Us

Loyola University Chicago’s Political Science Department offers dozens of courses each semester on various aspects of politics, including the institutions of American government; constitutional law; political systems in Africa, Asia, Europe and Latin America; foreign policy and international relations; and political theory, past and present.

The department also sponsors extensive internship experiences, making use of the extraordinary resources available in the city of Chicago and in Washington, D.C. Every member of the political science faculty teaches undergraduate courses and engages in scholarly research.