Majoring in Political Science

A variety of courses are offered to allow students to develop their own interests and attain their professional objectives.

Degree Requirements

Total program: 44 semester hours

Core Requirements

28 semester hours

PLSC 100Introduction to Political Science4
PLSC 201American Government & Politics4
PLSC 231International Relations4
PLSC 261Comparative Govt & Politics4
PLSC 371Classical Political Philosophies4
or PLSC 373 Modern Political Theory
PLSC 489Political Science Research Methods4
PLSC 499Senior Project4
Total Semester Hours28


A minimum of 16 semester hours in upper division Political Science courses.