The Department of Politics and International Relations at Florida International University combines traditional disciplinary strengths in political science with a multi-disciplinary approach to the study of international relations. The Department offers Bachelor of Arts degrees in political science and international relations, the Masters of Arts degree in international studies, and the Doctor of Philosophy in political science and international relations. Students can also pursue several combined degrees at the undergraduate or graduate level.
The Department of Politics and International Relations is home to 40 faculty, an administrative staff of 6 including five full time undergraduate advisors, over 100 graduate students, and more than 1500 undergraduate majors. Many of the Department’s faculty members have been recognized with university-wide awards for teaching, research, service and advising.