Degree or Program Details


Secondary Education Political Science Major

Completion of the required courses in this major, a teaching minor and the professional education sequence lead to certification as a secondary teacher of political science.

Students majoring in secondary education political science must maintain a grade point average of 2.70 or greater with no grade below a “C” in the professional education sequence, the major and/or minors and required cognates combined.

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Total Credits Required for Degree 127-135

Liberal Studies 30-40
Health Promotion Requirements 2

Required Courses in Major 32-40
Political Science Core 32
     PS 406 Legislative Politics (4 cr.)
Political Science Electives 4

Other Required Courses 8

Teaching Minor, minimum 20-24

Professional Education 33