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The requirements for the degree of Bachelor of Arts with a major in political science are as follows:
(See General Requirements for all Bachelor’s Degrees )
(See Academic Foundations and Core Curriculum - 42 semester hours )
(See Requirements for the Bachelor of Arts Degree )
**CATALOG CHANGE** Effective Fall 2015, hours changed from 30 to 33, needing 6 additional advanced hours of electives instead of 3.
POLS 4903 , POLS 4933 , and POLS 4973 can be used to fulfill cluster requirements based on their subject matter in a given semester.
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.