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College Catalog 2015-2016 
College Catalog 2015-2016 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Political Science Major

Major Requirements

A political science major consists of at least nine courses. The department strongly recommends that political science majors plan their programs so that they take courses above the introductory level in at least two of the four major sub-fields of political science—American Politics, Comparative Politics, International Relations, and Political Theory. Not more than two courses taught by faculty outside the political science department will count towards fulfilling the nine-course minimum for the major. Exceptions: the research methods courses, POLI 215 , POLI 246 POLI 252 , POLI 335 or relevant courses transferred from an accredited college or university. Consult department advisor or chair. The requirements for a political science major include: