Van Andel Graduate School of Statesmanship

Who Should Study in the Graduate Program?


Grad student in class

Those who seek the rigorous study of political philosophy and of American political theory and practice.


Jefferson Statue

Those who wish to be immersed in the core texts and original documents of the Western and American political traditions.

Teaching, Law, Journalism, Public Policy, Public Service

Dr. Grant teaching a class

Those who plan to teach at the college level or to serve as headmasters or teachers at classical K-12 schools; to work in the legal profession, in journalism, or in public policy think tanks; or to enter public service broadly understood.