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Political Science Majors: Study Abroad

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your first steps

  1. Attend a first-steps session in person or watch a short video online
  2. Research program options online
  3. Meet with a Study Abroad advisor who specializes in programs for your major
  4. Search for abroad courses that can fulfill your major requirements
  5. Meet with your department's academic advisor
  6. Meet with your college academic advisor

FOR POLITICAL SCIENCE MAJORS

See study-abroad information and advice specifically for Political Science majors at UC San Diego.

Political Science department info

UC San Diego political science students in Tokyo, Japan - Studio Ghibli

PROGRAM TYPES

At UC San Diego, there are many different ways to go abroad. Look through all your program options to choose the best one for you and your academic & career goals.

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featured UCEAP programs in political science

A variety of UC-approved study-abroad programs offer unique academic opportunities in political science

Find UCEAP programs in your major

UC Credit/Courses Offered Through UCEAP

UC SAN DIEGO

Search to see what types of credit other UC San Diego students have received for past UCEAP courses.

Campus Credit Database

UC SYSTEM

Use this searchable database to see courses previously taken abroad by UCEAP students.

UCEAP Public Course Catalog

Stay on Track: Make Sure Study Abroad Courses Will Count

STEP 1

Search for courses offered by the university you wish to attend while you are studying abroad

STEP 2

Meet with your major & college advisors to see if those courses can be applied to your UC San Diego requirements

STEP 3

When you return from abroad, petition your classes to count toward your UC San Diego requirements

Make it happen

Financial Aid

Scholarships

WHEN YOU RETURN

Career

Work with the Career Center to update your resume and learn how to discuss your global experience in an interview

Meet with a career advisor

Connect

Connect with the network of other study abroad returnees, and prospective students at UC San Diego and throughout the world

visit returnee & alumni pages

Continue

Seek out additional international experiences, either here at UC San Diego, or on your own. There are so many options!

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