Bachelor of Arts/ Science in Political Science Requirements
Total Semester Credit Hours=120
A. University Core Curriculum (44 hrs.)
B. A minimum grade-point average of 2.0 in upper-division courses in political science, including a 2.0 average in a minimum of 12 upper division hours taken in the major at this university. No grade below a "C" in Political Science will be accepted toward the degree.
C. A minimum of 36 semester hours in political science, of which 30 must be upper division, as follows:
2. Political Theory: (3 hours)
3. American Politics: (6 hours)
4. Comparative Politics: (3 hours)
5. International Politics: (3 hours)
6. Public Administration and Policy: (3 hours)
7. Legal Studies: (3 hours)
8. Methodology: (3 hours)
9. Upper-division political science electives (6 hours)
36 Sem. Credit Hrs.
D. A minor of at least 18 hours, chosen in consultation with an advisor in the minor discipline.
FOR THE BACHELOR OF ARTS DEGREE: At least four semesters of a single foreign language or a satisfactory grade on a written examination approved by the foreign language faculty
FOR THE BACHELOR OF SCIENCE DEGREE: Six hours from economics, geography, and/or computer science in addition to those otherwise counted as lower-division preparation.