Requirements for a Political Science Major

A total of forty-eight (48) credits as follows:

  1. PLAW 151: U. S. Politics.
  2. PLAW 270: Research Methods.
  3. PLAW 485: Senior Seminar.
  4. One course of the following courses in political thought and philosophy: 212, 214, 216, 218, 230, 311, 314, Humanities 201 (Politics Track.)
  5. International Studies 110 or International Studies 120.
  6. Seven additional courses (28 credits) in Political and Law, two of which must be at the 300 level. PLAW 460, Public Affairs Internship, may count as a major elective at the 200 level.

PLAW 262 and 263 do not count toward a Political Science major.