Political Science

Major: Political Science

Catalog: 2009-2010

*See DegreeWorks for correct list of classes to meet requirements
**Class offered on alternate years. Adjust schedule as necessary. See department advisor for additional information.
Recommended Course Schedule Guide
First Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
BIBL 100 Bible Survey 4 PSCI 150 Introduction to Political Science 3
GEED 130 First Year Seminar 1   *COMM GE Requirement 3
WRIT 110 College Writing 3   *Natural Science GE Requirement (6-8 sem credit hrs) 3
HHPA 120 Lifelong Fitness 2   *HIST GE Requirement 3
  *Natural Science GE Requirement (6-8 sem credit hrs) 3   *LITR GE Requirement 3
  *MATH GE Requirement 3      
Total Semester Credits 16 Total Semester Credits 15
Cumulative Credits 16 Cumulative Credits 31
Second Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
  Major Restricted Elective (5 courses required - total 24 upper division required ) 3 PSCI 275 Field Experience 3
  Major Restricted Elective (5 courses required - total 24 upper division required ) 3 PSCI 230 or 303 Introduction to International Relations or International Conflict and Peace 3
  *BIBL/RELI GE Elective Requirement 3   *Major Restricted Elective (5 courses required - total 24 upper division required ) 3
  *Fine Arts GE Requirement 3   *Humanities GE Elective Requirement 2-3
  *Social Science GE Requirement (3 sem credit hours) 3   *HHPA GE Requirement (activity class) 1
        Elective 4
Total Semester Credits 15 Total Semester Credits 16
Cumulative Credits 46 Cumulative Credits 62
Third Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
RELI 300 Christian Foundations 3 PSCI 320 Constitutional Law: Issues of National Power 3
  *Major Elective (to meet 36 required major credits with 24 required upper division) 3   *Major Restricted Elective (5 courses required - total 24 upper division required ) 3
  *Major Restricted Elective (5 courses required - total 24 upper division required ) 3   *Global and Cultural Understanding GE Requirement 3
  Elective 6   Elective 8
Total Semester Credits 15 Total Semester Credits 17
Cumulative Credits 77 Cumulative Credits 94
Fourth Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
PSCI 275/475 Field Experience 3 PSCI 490 Senior Seminar 3
GEED 490 Senior Capstone 3   Elective 13
  Elective 10      
Total Semester Credits 16 Total Semester Credits 16
Cumulative Credits 110 Cumulative Credits 126
    Total Credits for Degree 126.0

NOTES:

WRIT 110 may be waived with a verbal SAT score of 670 or higher. Math requirement may be waived with a math SAT score of 600 or higher.

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