Political Science (BA)
This program was approved for students entering the university in the Summer 2009 - Spring 2010 catalog year. For more information about catalog year, go to Catalog Year Information.
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (BA)
Completion of this degree requires work to be submitted for the department’s Learning Outcomes Measurement. For details, contact the department.
All degrees require the completion of the University-wide General Education Program; see the General Education requirements and the courses that fulfill them. Some General Education requirements may be met in the requirements for the major or supporting coursework, in which case additional electives may be required to complete the minimum hours for the degree.
Arts & Sciences Programmatic Requirements
|General 101: A&S Orientation||1|
|Electives in Humanities or Natural Sciences
(in addition to courses counted toward General Education;
6 hours must be at 300 level or above)
|WR—two approved courses at the 300 level or above
(may be incorporated into other degree requirements)
Department of Political Science
|Political Science 3903||3|
|Political Science 4952,3||3|
|Political Science electives||21|
|Electives in Social Sciences other than Political Science,
with 9 hours at the 300-level or above
Electives & Total Hours
NOTE: No more than 6 hours of Political Science 450 and no more than 6 hours of Political Science 510 may count toward the major.
Only 40 hours in the major department may be applied toward the Bachelor of Arts Degree.
At least 50 of the total minimum hours required must be at the 300 level or above.
1 Fulfills General Education requirement.
2 Fulfills WR requirement.
3 Sustitutions may be approved by the departmental advisor.