A total of 36 hours is required for a major in political science. These hours must be distributed among the following:
NOTE: Students who have already had courses in political science may not count POLS 110 toward a major. A grade of C or better is required in all political science courses counted toward the major. Only three credit hours of POLS 299 is permitted toward the major. However, students may enroll in additional hours of POLS 299 and count them as electives. No more than a total of six (6) credit hours of Internship (291 and/or 491) or Independent Study (499) combined can be counted toward the major.
A minimum of 26 credit hours; 23 credit hours must be in courses acceptable toward graduation.
A cumulative grade point average of at least 2.00 on all work.
Demonstrated academic achievement by satisfying the following:
Completion of Department of Political Science admission coursework with grades of "C" or better: