Political Science


The Department of Political Science offers an undergraduate major and minor that provides you with a wide variety of career and educational choices after graduation. You may choose to enter the work world of public (governmental) service or the social institutions that are important to our community, state, nation, and world. Or you may desire to continue your education in law school or graduate studies. Along with your course work in political science you will take relevant liberal arts courses and obtain meaningful field experience.

Areas of Concentration

  • Bachelor of Arts, Political Science Major (B.A.)
  • Political Science Minor
  • Certified Major Area for Secondary Teachers


Attorney Career Development Specialist Community Agency Staff Federal, State, and Local Government Official Law Enforcement Public and Private School Teacher Nonprofit Administrator

Contact Us

  • Name

    Ellis L. Ivory, M.A.
  • Address

    Liberal Arts Building, Room 205B
  • Direct

    (313) 927-1294
  • Email

Scholarship Programs

Scholarship Programs

Scholarships are awarded based on a student’s achievement—academic, talent, athletic, etc. Scholarships do NOT have to be repaid.

Residence Life at Marygrove College

Residence Life

As a resident of Florent Gillet, you will not only receive meals and convenient housing, you will also be surrounded by social and educational opportunities that promote growth and self-fulfillment.

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