Printable Four Year Plan of Study

Recommended Four Year Plan of Study

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Recommended Four-Year Plan of Study

College of Liberal Arts
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science

Four Year Plan of Study
First Year of Enrollment 
First Term  Second Term
Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours
ENGL 1157  3  ENGL 1158 or 1159  3
FORL 1001  3  FORL 1002  3
BIOS  3  Other Physical Science  3
MATH 1031, etc.  3  Other MATH  3
POLI 1010  3  POLI 2151  3
UNIV 10011  1    
Total Hours  16 Total Hours 15
Second Year of Enrollment
First Term  Second Term
Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours
Literature  3  Literature  3
FORL 2001  3  Approved Arts  3
Other Physical Science  3  Other Social Science or Humanities  3
POLI 2600 or 2700  3  POLI Elective  3
Elective  3  Elective  3
Total Hours  15 Total Hours 15
Third Year of Enrollment
First Term  Second Term
Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours
Other Social Science or Humanities  3 Other Social Science or Humanities  3
POLI 2900  3  Any POLI course at 3000+ level  3
Any POLI course at 3000+ level in US Politics  3  Electives  6
Any POLI course at 3000+ level in International or Comparative  3     
Elective  3    
Total Hours  15 Total Hours 15
Fourth Year of Enrollment
First Term Second Term
Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours
Other Social Science or Humanities  3  Electives      13
POLI Elective course at 3000+ level  6    
Electives  3    
POLI 4990 Capstone  1    
Total Hours  16 Total Hours 13
Total Degree Hours 120
  1. Required for all first-time full-time students.