Whether you are a new graduate or getting ready to retire, the Department of Political Science and Texas State University are here for you. 


News & Events

Keep up to date on all the latest news from the department! Every semester we host numerous events and lectures with special guests, open to the public.


Your Stories

Not only excelling academically, our program graduates also go on to build outstanding careers.

MPA Spotlight

Every year the MPA magazine Public Matters spotlights 3 outstanding alumni. We've collected their stories here, just for you.

If you are an MPA alumnus, consider applying for a volunteer seat on the MPA's Advisory Council and help guide our students to a brighter future.

Department Magazines

Published annually, look for our political science Alumni NewsWire in August and our public administration Public Matters in January.

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