About the Department of Political Science and International Affairs


Our department provides an outstanding education in political science and international affairs, with award-winning faculty dedicated to an individualized approach to student success. 

Program Spotlight: Pre-Law


MU Law SchoolOver 90% of Drury students who complete the Pre-Law Program and take the LSAT are accepted to law school. Our outstanding Pre-Law Program includes an Honors Admission partnership with the University of Missouri School of Law.

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Meador Center for Politics & Citizenship


Meador Center for Politics and CitizenshipOur department is home to the Meador Center for Politics and Citizenship.  The Meador Center supports public lectures and civic programming that enrich the local community and provide a lively and intellectually stimulating campus environment.

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Political Science Graduates


Law schools attended by political science graduates Drury Political Science graduates attend the best law schools and graduate programs in the country. Our graduates work in both the public and private sectors, including in law, international organizations, media, academia, government, secondary education, non-profits, administration, human resources, diplomacy, and business. 

Upcoming Events

Pizza & PoliticsStone ChapelMarch 21, 2018 @ 12:00 PMPizza & PoliticsLay Hall 310April 4, 2018 @ 12:00 PMAlexandra Cousteau - Meador Center Lecture SeriesClara Thompson Hall April 16, 2018 @ 6:00 PMPizza & PoliticsOlin RoomApril 18, 2018 @ 12:00 PM