Dual Bachelor of Arts with a Major in Political Communication and Master of Professional Studies in the Field of Political Management

The School of Media and Public Affairs (SMPA) and the Graduate School of Political Management (GSPM) offer a combined BA/MPS degree program for undergraduate students who are interested in careers in the field of political management. The program allows students to take a specified number of graduate credits as part of their undergraduate degree, thereby allowing both degrees to be earned more quickly and at a lower cost. Students pursuing the combined program must meet all requirements of their respective SMPA program. To meet the requirements of the combined program, students take 6 credits in graduate-level courses as part of their BA program of study.

Consult the School of Media and Public Affairs for admissions requirements and more details.