B.S. in Political Science

Typical Course Sequence

Year Course Qtr. Credit Hrs
First Year POLITICAL SCIENCE CORE  
  Principles of American Politics 4
  Fundamentals of International Relations 4
  Politics & the Life Sciences 4
  Liberal Arts * 20
  Math & Science Requirements ** 16
  First-year Enrichment 2
  Wellness Activity 0
 
Second Year
  Cyber Politics 4
  Political Science Program Electives 12
  Liberal Arts * 16
  Math & Science Requirements ** 8
  Free Electives 8
  Wellness Activity 0
 
Third Year
  Political Science Track 12
  Political Science Program Electives 12
  Liberal Arts 16
  Free Electives 8
  Cooperative Education (optional) (summer) Co-op
 
Fourth Year
  Political Science Track 4
  Political Science Program Electives 12
  Political Science Capstone 4
  Liberal Arts * 12
  Free Electives 4
* Please see Liberal Arts General Education Requirements for more information.
 
** Please see Mathematics ad Science General Education Requirements for more information.
NOTE: Students are encouraged to take the general biology sequence in preparation for the programs emphasis on politics and the life sciences.