Senior Projects

Political Science 600 — Senior Project Proposal

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600 Project Proposal Cover

Political Science 610 – The Senior Project

FALL 2019
Tuesday, November 26, 2019 — Senior Projects due by 4:00 pm
Monday, December 2 – Wednesday, December 11 — Oral Exams

Wednesday, April 8 — Senior Projects due by 4:00 pm
Friday, April 10 – Friday, April 24 — Oral Exams
(to be eligible for a Department/all college prize, all oral defenses must be held by Thursday, April 17)

Senior Project Format
610 Cover Page

Crafting Good Research Questions
Some Guidelines for Writing a Research Paper in Political Science
Citations Format Full APSA Style Guide

It is now a requirement that your Senior Project be uploaded to D-Space. Instructions and Permission forms will be found here.
DSpace Project Permission form for Distribution of Senior Project due by  May 1 (Dec. 11 for Fall graduates)
Email to or send to Campus Box 117

Senior projects must be loaded into D-Space by May 7  (Dec. 17 for Fall graduates)
Login to DSpace using your Allegheny username and password & follow the instructions

Previous Political Science Senior Project Titles 

The authors and titles of Political Science Senior Projects are listed by semester and year.