Political Science Programs

Political science is the study of governments, public policies and political processes, systems, and political behavior (APSA).

The Political Science Department offers:

Find out more about our programs, explore the courses offered, and meet our faculty.

Student Profile

Marley Dizney Swanson '18 discusses how her passion for immigration led her to studying Political Science and Public Policy at Gettysburg College.

Alumni Profile

Tom Azelby '86 on Gettysburg's entrepreneurial edge

Tom Azelby '86

“Gettysburg produces entrepreneurs,” Azelby stated. “Part of being an entrepreneur is getting out and telling people your story, and Gettysburg made that very easy to do. I often find in my travels that many Gettysburg alumni have started their own businesses, and I am confident that their Gettysburg College experience played a role in that decision.”

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