Prelaw Mentoring Program Deadline September 29

The College of Law and College of Social Science is offering a Prelaw Mentoring Program open to junior and senior Read More »

Knight-Hennessy Scholar Program and Hertz Graduate Fellowship Award Application Deadlines

Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program Applications Due Sept. 27 MSU seniors of all majors, or those who have earned a bachelor’s degree Read More »

Master of Public Policy Program Celebrates 13 Graduating Students

Last Friday, May 5, the Master of Public Policy program celebrated 13 graduating students with a luncheon and commencement ceremony Read More »


October 18 Political Science Open House

Join current students, faculty and alumni at the Fall 2017 Department of Political Science Open House on October 18, 2017 Read More »

October 20 CREW presents Ezra Brooks “An Introduction to R Programming”

  CREW Presents Ezra Brooks “An Introduction to R Programming”

October 23 CREW presents Nazita Lajevardi “The “Others”: The Dehumanization and Political Isolation of Muslim Americans”

The 2016 presidential campaign arguably situated Muslim Americans at the bottom of the racial hierarchy. Though scholarly research has documented Read More »


The MSU Political Science Department hosts the Editorial Offices of the American Journal of Political Science, with Professor William Jacoby serving as Editor. The AJPS is the official journal of the Midwest Political Science Association and it publishes groundbreaking research across all subfields of political science. Under Professor Jacoby’s editorship, the AJPS has taken the lead in promoting the principles of data access and research transparency. The Journal is recognized throughout the scientific research community for its rigorous Replication and Verification Policy. The AJPS currently is rated the top journal in the political science discipline, according to the Thompson-Reuters Two-Year Impact Factor and the Google Scholar h5-index. The presence of the AJPS at MSU clearly attests to the high quality of the scholarly environment within the Political Science Department.

For more information, AJPS at MSU.