General Education Requirements
Core Curriculum39-56
Required Courses18
Introduction to Politics
Introduction to American Government
International Relations
Comparative Politics
Social Research
Political Theory
Elective Courses18
Select 18 credits of the following:
Current Issues and Democracy
Introduction to Public Policy
The Political Economy of Race, Gender and Ethnicity
Introduction to Public Administration
Congressional Politics
American Political Parties and Interest Groups
Modern Japan (*note 2 different course numbers)
Modern China (*note 2 different course numbers)
Modern Africa
The Judicial Process
State and Local Government
British Isles to 1714
British Isles since 1714
Politics of the Global Economy
Ethnic Rights and Politics (*note 2 different course numbers)
International Human Rights
International Security
Civil Liberties
Public Finance
Political Science Field Trip (1 credit)
Modern Russia
Constitutional Law
Internship in Political Science
Independent Study and Research in Political Science
Trial Advocacy
Seminar in Selected Topics in Political Science
Other courses that count as political science electives:
The History and Politics of Hip Hop
Life and Culture in the United States
Agricultural Policy Seminar
NOTE: All political science courses listed above are 3 credits unless otherwise noted.
Total Credits75-92