Major in Political Science

Following is one suggested four-year degree plan. Students are encouraged to see their adviser each semester for help with program decisions and enrollment.

BA with a Major in Political Science (.pdf)

BA with a Major in Political Science

Note: The order of semesters and summer terms has been changed from the print version to accommodate the one-column format of HTML publishing. A conventional Four-Year Plan is available in the .pdf file.

FRESHMAN YEAR

FALL HOURS
ENGL 1310, College Writing I 3

PSCI 1040, American Government 3

CSCI1 3

Elective15, 16 3

Oral Communication2 3

Wellness11 2-3

Total 17-18

SOPHOMORE YEAR

FALL HOURS
ENGL 2210, World Literature I 3

LANG 2040, Foreign Language (intermediate)3 3

PSCI 2300, The Study of Politics 4

Elective (advanced)15, 16 3

Laboratory Science9 4

Total 17

JUNIOR YEAR

FALL HOURS
HIST 2610, United States History to 186512 3

Elective (advanced)16 3

Laboratory Science9 4

Political Theory59 3

Understanding of Ideas and Values8 3

Total 16

SENIOR YEAR

FALL HOURS
PSCI (advanced)59 3

PSCI (advanced)59 3

Elective (advanced)16 3

Elective 3

Visual and Performing Arts7 3

Total 15

FRESHMAN YEAR

SPRING HOURS
ECON 1110, Principles of Macroeconomics 3

ENGL 1320, College Writing II 3

MATH 1600, College Math with Calculus4 5

PSCI 1050, American Government 3

Elective15, 16 3

Total 17

SOPHOMORE YEAR

SPRING HOURS
ENGL 2220, World Literature II 3

LANG 2050, Foreign Language (intermediate)3 3

PSCI (advanced)59 3

Elective (advanced)16 3

Laboratory Science9 4

Total 16

JUNIOR YEAR

SPRING HOURS
HIST 2620, United States History Since 186512 3

PSCI (advanced) 3

Elective (advanced)16 3

Elective (advanced)16 3

Understanding of Ideas and Values8 3

Total 15

SENIOR YEAR

SPRING HOURS
PSCI (advanced)59 3

PSCI (advanced)59 3

Elective16 3

Elective (advanced)16 3

Elective (advanced)16 3

Total 15

Actual degree plans may vary depending on availability of courses in a given semester. Some courses may require prerequisites not listed. See Arts and Sciences folding key (#2) after page 208 for footnotes.

Supplemental Information for BA with a Major in Political Science

Students majoring in political science must complete 31 hours in political science: PSCI 1040, 1050, 2300, any political theory course and 18 other hours, including at least one advanced course in each of three of the listed areas of study (not including political theory). Advanced courses are offered in six areas of study.

Courses listed in more than one area of study may be counted toward the requirements of only one area.

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