Dec 06, 2021  
2014-2016 Undergraduate Catalog 
2014-2016 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Political Science, B.A.

The requirements for the degree of Bachelor of Arts with a major in political science are as follows:

Academic Foundations and Core Curriculum - 42 semester hours

(See Academic Foundations and Core Curriculum - 42 semester hours )

Program Requirements

Major - 33 semester hours

**CATALOG CHANGE** Effective Fall 2015, hours changed from 30 to 33, needing 6 additional advanced hours of electives instead of 3.

Additional Advanced Courses - 6 hours


POLS 4903 , POLS 4933 , and POLS 4973  can be used to fulfill cluster requirements based on their subject matter in a given semester.

Minor Requirement

All Political Science majors must complete a minor of at least 18 semester hours of which at least 6 must be advanced. The minor field selected must be acceptable to the chairs of major and minor programs.