Jan 21, 2022  
2021-22 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2021-22 Undergraduate Catalog

Political Science Advising Guide


 ODD Year of Entry:

First Year Second Year Third Year Fourth Year
Fall Spring Fall Spring Fall Spring Fall Spring
PSI 101  / PSI 105   PSI 101  /PSI 105    PSI XXX PSI 310   PSI 313   PSI 328   PSI 337   PSI 496  
      PSI XXX PSI XXX PSI XXX    
               

* optional courses -- this is the preferred sequence of these courses.

 EVEN Year of Entry:

First Year Second Year Third Year Fourth Year
Fall Spring Fall Spring Fall Spring Fall Spring
PSI 101  / PSI 105   PSI 101  / PSI 105   PSI XXX PSI XXX  PSI 337    PSI 325    PSI XXX  PSI 496  
      PSI XXX      PSI XXX  

*optional courses -- this is the preferred sequence of these courses.

Additional requirements:

  1. A total of thirty (30) credits in political science including PSI 101, 105, 325 (or 337) and 496.
  2. A maximum of three internship credits of PSI 421 and three internship credits of PSI 425  may be counted toward the major in Political Science.
  3. PSI 426 may not be counted towards the major.

Special Notes:

Students majoring in political science frequently pursue a career in law.  They also work in leadership and management positions, not only in government, but the private sector as well. Some political science majors eventually have a political career, and others become educators. Students majoring in political science often complete a second major or have considerable coursework in a variety of related fields such as communication, economics, history, management, marketing, psychology, and sociology.