Political Science Second Major

The second major in political science is ideal for those students engaged in other disciplines who want to add a robust complement to their educational portfolio.  Students are introduced to the key paradigms in the subject areas that comprise political science and develop analytical and critical thinking skills in addition to engaging in effective written and oral communication.  The second major in political science pairs well with students interested in business, history, communication, and media.

Required courses in the second major
PSCI 335Political Economy3
PSCI 488GLB/US-Contemporary Ideas3
Political Theory and Philosophy
Choose 1 course from the following:3
GLB/Democ & Democratization
GLB/The Quest for Order, Justice, and Community
GLB/Liberty, the State, and the Person
GLB/The Age of Ideology
Rev & Revolutionary Movmt
Public Policy
Choose 1 course from the following:3
GLB/Intro to Global Pub Pol
Intro to Public Policy
GLB/Foreign Policy
Constitutional Law
Civil Libs & Civil Rights
American Politics
Choose 1 course from the following:3
American Presidency
Amer Pol Par/Electoral Po
Public Opinion
Congressional Politics
Constitutional Law
Civil Libs & Civil Rights
Comparative Politics
Choose 1 course from the following:3
European Political System
GLB/Democ & Democratization
GLB/Non-European Polit Systm
GLB/Intro to Comp Politics
International Relations
Choose 1 course from the following:3
GLB/Non-European Polit Systm
GLB/Intro to Global Pub Pol
Rev & Revolutionary Movmt
GLB/Foreign Policy
GLB/International Relations
Total Hours21