Explore the cultures, economics, institutions and social issues that shape our increasingly globalized world. You can be an agent of change as you travel domestically and abroad to address real-world challenges.

Study how citizens interact with their governments and how governments at all levels formulate policies to serve (or not serve) their citizens. From domestic elections and lobbying to the international issues of terrorism, diplomacy and empowerment, apply what you learn as you explore innovative approaches to today's emerging local and global challenges.

Study how citizens interact with their governments and how governments at all levels formulate policies to serve (or not serve) their citizens. From U.S. elections and lobbying to international issues of terrorism, diplomacy and empowerment, you can learn about politics and explore innovative approaches to today's emerging challenges.

Would you like a deeper understanding of political and economic problems in the global context? Complete foundational courses and use tools such as quantitative analysis and modeling to learn how you can make a difference in addressing important world issues.