World Politics at Marymount

Located 6 miles from the Pentagon, 5 miles from the Department of State, and 7 miles from the Capitol, Marymount University is within easy reach of the public and and private embassies, research institutes, and public affairs institutes of the Washington DC area. The University boasts a dynamic and politically-engaged student body, actively involved in the Washington community through internships, research experiences, and special events.

Politics majors and minors have conducted research on a variety of topics in international and comparative politics, both inside as well as beyond formal coursework, and students at Marymount also have an enormous variety of study abroad options through the University’s Center for Global Education.