Major in Political Science

Students who major in political science must complete 33 hours, including PLSC 201, 202, 205, and 440; three hours chosen from PLSC 301, 304, 305, 306, 307, 309, 311, 312, 313, 314, 316, 317, or 319; three hours selected from PLSC 322, PLSC/PHIL 324, PLSC/PHIL 326, or PLSC/PHIL 327; three hours selected from PLSC 331, PLSC 332, PLSC 339, PLSC/ECON 341, PLSC 342, PLSC/ECON 350, PLSC 352, PLSC 355, PLSC 361, PLSC 362, PLSC/SOC 370, PLSC 380, or PLSC 387; and 12 additional hours of PLSC electives. Research projects, special projects, and internships may be counted as PLSC electives.

Minor in Political Science

The minor in political science requires completion of 18 hours, including PLSC 201, 202, and 12 additional hours of PLSC electives taught at or above the 300-level.

Africana Studies Minor

Students who minor in Africana studies must select eighteen hours from AFST 201, 458; ENGL 2205; HIST 3245/RELG 356; PLSC 301, 361; PLSC/SOC 370; PSYC/SOC 312; SOC 362, 364, 366; THEA 2103.