Political Science Major - For students desiring a strong understanding of governance, politics and responsible citizenship. Students with a political science major will be equipped to affect public policy.

Criminal Justice Major - A multidisciplinary program for students who wish to study causes, impacts and ways to control crime. Coursework focuses on civil and criminal law.

International Relations Major - A multidisciplinary program appropriate for students who have an interest in foreign politics, transnational behavior, globalization and related careers.

Ali fights for human rights

Ali fights for human rights

“Roanoke gave me my voice,” Adiyah Ali ’02 says. “Coming from high school to college, I learned that you can have opinions that are different from those of your professors, and it’s OK. It’s important to have an opinion and be able to defend it. I see it every day. Roanoke gave me that experience.”

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