Political Science Major

B.A. degree program
Total hours required - 48

Specific courses required-

Base Courses in Economics (EC) Hours
2503 Principles of Microeconomics - F, SP, SU 3
2513 Principles of Macroeconomics - F, SP, SU 3

Base Courses in History (HI) Hours
2213 History of the United States I - F, SP, SU 3
2223 History of the United States II - F, SP, SU 3
  or  
3143 Nineteenth Century Europe (1815-1914) - SP 3
3153 Twentieth Century Europe (1915-present) - F 3
  or  
3253 Foundations of 20th Century America (1877-1941) - SP* 3
3263 Recent American Issues (1941-present) - SP 3

Base Courses in Political Science (PO) Hours
1013 Introduction to Politics - F, SP 3
1023 Introduction to American Government - F, SP 3
2253 American State and Local Government - SP 3
3223 Contemporary Political Methodologies - F 3
4993 Seminar in Political Science - SP, SU 3
 Twelve hours to be selected from departmental offerings in political science 16

Additioanl Coursework Hours
The following courses are highly recommended but not required:  
  Three hours in the following Political Science  Courses
3313 Public Administration I - F 3
3323 Public Administration II - SP 3
     
  Six hours in the following Political Science Courses  
3253 Classic Political Thought I - F 3
3263 Modern Political Thought II - SP 3
3283 American Political Thought - F* 3

*Offered in alternate years