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Political Science Combined Majors

Combined History & Political Science Major (48 hours)

Political Science (24 hours)

  • 6 hours from among PO 102, PO 131, PO 141, PO 151, PO 210, PO 220 or PO 230
  • 18 hours of PO courses at the 300 level or above, including at least one semester of PO 490 and one each of a U.S. and a non-U.S. focused course.

History (21 hours)

  • 6 hours from among HST 101, HST 111, HST 211, HST 212, HST 213, HST 214, HST 215
  • 15 HST hours at 300-level or above, including either HST 401 or HST 490
  • Students should take one U.S. HST course, and one non-U.S. HST course.

Program Research Methods Requirement (3 hours)

  • 3 hours of PO 201, Research and Analysis, or HST 301, Historical Method and Historiography

Combined Psychology & Political Science Major (56 hours)

Political Science (27 hours)

  • PO 201 - Research and Analysis
  • Any TWO of PO 102, PO 131, PO 141, PO 151, PO 210, PO 220 or PO 230
  • 18 hours of PO courses at the 300 level or above, including at least one semester of PO 490.

Psychology (26 hours)

  • PS 101
  • PS 201
  • PS 202
  • PS 235
  • PS 310
  • PS 320
  • PS 350
  • PS 440

Program Elective (One Seminar - 3 hours)

  • EITHER a second semester of PO 490
  • OR PS 475, PS 476, PS 477, PS 478 or PS 479 - Seminars