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Social Science

Political Science & International Relations





The Political Science and International Relations Programs at Edgewood College equip students with the intellectual skills that enrich lives, careers, and active citizenship. our programs ofer a diverse set of courses spanning American politics, public policy, foreign language, peace studies, research methods, comparative politics, and area studies in Europe, the Middle East and Latin America. We also help our graduates acquire meaningful internships in Madison and throughout the country.



Post-graduate employment placements include:


  • Wisconsin State Assembly
  • Wisconsin Governor's Office
  • EPIC Systems Corporation
  • U.S. Central Intelligence Agency
  • U.S. Agency for International Development
  • Unisted States Peace Corps
  • Wisconsin Department of Children and FAmilies
  • Democratic National Committee


Our graduates have also attended graduate school at:


  • University of Wisconsin-Madison Law School
  • Pennsylvania State University Law School
  • John Marshall Law School 
  • U.S. Navy Officer Candidate School
  • George Washington University
  • University of California-Fullerton


I cannot imagine studying political science anywhere other than Edgewood and the city of Madison. The opportunities and experiences the college offers me are incomparable and excellent preparation for my future plans of law school.

Hannah Hathaway (Class of 2017)
Political Science - Law & Politics





For more information contact:

Political Science: Steve Davis, Ph.D. at

International Relations: Nicholas Spina, Ph.D. at