The discipline of Political Science has four main subfields:
PSCI 101-102: The Quest for Justice is our non-required, introductory course for first-year students. This year-long course is taught as a first-year seminar, with class size kept to a maximum of eighteen students. There are usually eight or nine sections of the course, all with common readings. Sessions are conducted through discussion, thereby helping students overcome any reservations they may have about their capacity to make the transition from high school to college work.