25 Best Colleges for Political Science 2020

The 25 schools on this list offer the top bachelor's degrees in political science, based on median salary one year out of college. The school with the highest median salary for this degree is Dartmouth College, at $59,900. Duke University graduates had the lowest median student debt on the list, at $9,000. Median salaries for political science graduates from these schools range from $44,700-$59,900.

Tuition, median salaries, and median debt were reported by the U.S. Department of Education. View our methodology for more details about these rankings or read more about the top-ranked schools.

2020 Best Colleges Highlights

Learn more about the top five colleges for a Bachelor's in Political Science degree. You can also read student reviews of each school by clicking on the stars. Although student reviews were not used as a ranking factor in this list, we provide ratings and reviews so students can consider the experience of alumni in their decision-making process.