Political ScienceBA (35*-36 hours)
|Required Core Courses||Credits|
|POLS 212 Social Science Research Methods||4|
|POLS 220 The American Political System||4|
|POLS 230 Introduction to International Relations or POLS 437 International Law
|POLS 260 Introduction to Political Thought||4|
|POLS 480 Senior Capstone: Politics Seminar||4|
|Political Science Electives||Credits|
|Political Science Electives (up to 4 credits may be fulfilled through an internship)||15*-16|
Students will be encouraged to complete a broad liberal arts education, especially including exposure to the other social sciences (economics, sociology, psychology, and cultural anthropology) as well as history, philosophy, ethics, logic, and critical thinking.
*If a student takes a Mayterm course worth only 3 credit hours, s/he may complete the major with only 15 hours of elective credit and 35 hours total.
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