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M.A. in Government with a concentration in American Government

Online or On-Campus Degree

The Master of Arts in Government with a concentration in American Government is offered on campus or online through the Robertson School of Government to students with a passion to serve in government or to shape public policy. You’ll gain a solid foundation in research methods, American politics, international relations and Christian foundations of government. Then, build your expertise in U.S. government, public policy, national security, constitutionalism or other areas.

  • Learn the founding principles of democracy, the biblical foundation for government, current issues related to government, and the skills and knowledge to shape nations.
  • Learn from teacher scholars, including former U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft, former Chief of Naval Operations Vernon Clark and a former USAID Assistant Administrator.
  • Choose coursework, from budgeting and taxation to nonprofit and public human resources management, according to your area of interest.

Career Opportunities:

  • Public Servant
  • Congressional Chief of Staff
  • Legislative Assistant
  • Political Consultant
  • High School Teacher
  • Community College Instructor
  • Elected Official

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