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B.A. Political Science Course Requirements

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE B.A. IN POLITICAL SCIENCE (36 credits):

  • PSC 1010. Contemporary Issues and Politics or PSC 1011 Enduring Issues in Political Thought
  • PSC 2310. American Politics
  • PSC 2019. Political Science Research Methods
  • PSC/GBS 2510.Comparing Foreign Political Systems or PSC 2710. International Relations
  • PSC 4099. Senior Seminar or PSC 4810-4815. Student Intern Program. The internship must be undertaken in the junior or senior year and credit is subject to departmental approval

*16 credits of political science courses outside of the classes taken to meet the requirements listed above.

General elective coursework may include independent study coursework, special topic classes, and a maximum of four credits in the Student Intern Program if the student is not using internship hours to meet other major requirements.

Other Requirements: Majors are required to take at least three courses at the 3000-level or higher; at least one class must be at the 4000-level.

Students will be advised in electing additional courses that will complement their career goals.

 

 

 

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