Bachelor of Arts in Political Science
Courses in political science are listed in one of three areas:
- American politics
- International studies
- Political and legal theory.
For a major in political science, an introductory-level course is required in American politics, in international studies, and in political and legal theory. Another 21 credit hours are required at the 3000-4000 level and must include at least one course in each of the three areas. A minor field or certificate is also required.
|Lower Division Courses
| American Politics
| International Studies*
| Politcal and Legal Theory**
|Total Hours Required for Major
The capstone to the major is the senior project (a college requirement) and a thesis.
Students seeking teacher certification in social studies complete a second major in education and additional courses in history, economics, sociology, and geography as prescribed by the state approved program in combination with the major in political science.
*Choose any 2000 level International Studies Courses that is listed.
**Choose one of the two courses listed.
***Electives at the 3000-4000 level. Must include at least one in the each of the areas of study.
American Politics Course
International Studies Courses
Political and Legal Theory Courses