Welcome to the Department of Political Science at Cerritos College. The Political Science Department is located in the Social Science Building and is part of the Business, Humanities and Social Sciences Division which serves about 10,000 students per semester. The Department offers a broad scope of courses and serves Political Science transfer majors, GE transfer students, vocational certificate and AA degree students. The use of technology, in and outside the classroom, is greatly valued within the Political Science Department. As such, the Department is one of the pioneers in developing online instruction and incorporates MyPoliSciLab as another vehicle for teaching Political Science Students. Department faculty endeavor to serve as mentors to students and participate in student organizations, clubs and other campus activities. Moreover, instructors are constantly working to keep their curriculum current to attract the diverse needs and interests of our student body.
If you take courses in our department, you will: