Welcome to Political Science @ Berkeley City College

Political Science at BCC is a program that seeks to instill a sense of civic responsibility in students by fostering a constructive and critical dialogue concerning topics in classical and contemporary politics.  Furthermore, in conjunction with the Berkeley City College Mission the Political Science program seeks  to promote student success, to provide our diverse community with educational opportunities, and to transform lives.  All courses offered in Political Science at BCC are UC/CSU transferrable.

Courses in Political Science at BCC

  • Government and Politics in the United States
  • Comparative Government
  • International Relations
  • Political Theory
  • American Politics and Minority Groups
  • The U.S. Constitution and Criminal Due Process
  • Contemporary Middle East: Politics of Nationalism
  • Comparative Social Movements
  • Current World Problems
  • Developing World
  • Global Political Economy


Exploring Human Rights Education @ BCC.  A People Centered Approach: