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Political Science Major

This major trains students in government, public policy and political theory, communication and analysis, independent thinking and problem definition and solving.

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Total Credits Required for Degree 124

Liberal Studies 30-40
Health Promotion Requirements 2

Required Courses in Major 38
Politics Core 14
     PS 105 American Government (4 cr.) [IV]
     PS 208 Modern Political Thought (4 cr.) [II] or
Political Science Electives 24
(16 hours must be taken at the 300 level and above) 

Minor 20