Catalog 2010-2012

Political Science - Liberal Arts

The Political Science-Liberal Arts major requires a minimum of 120 total hours to graduate. This total includes Liberal Arts Core requirements (pages xxx-xxx) and the following specified major requirements, plus electives to complete the minimum of 120 hours. Liberal Arts Core courses included in major program requirements are distinguished by italics.



  Political Science: 940:010; 941:050; 942:014; 943:024; 944:040.....15 hours

  Students must take at least one upper-level course in each of the four sub-fields of political science:

    Political Theory: 941:1/3xxx/4xxx.....3 hours

    American Politics: 942:1/3xxx/4xxx.....3 hours

    International Relations: 943:1/3xxx/4xxx.....3 hours

    Comparative Politics: 944:1/3xxx/4xxx.....3 hours

  Students must take one Senior Seminar in Political Science 940:184.....3 hours

Electives in political science.....9 hours

39 hours*

*Not more than 9 semester hours of political science taken within the International Affairs minor or Politics and Law minor may also be counted for credit on this major.