Political Science B.A. -Concentration: Pre-Law

Pre-Law Concentration

 

Required Courses

POLS 313GE: Courts and the Judicial Process

3 credits

POLS 352GE: History of Political Theory

3 credits

POLS 413American Constitutional Law

3 credits

Choose three of the following

POLS 222GE: Contemporary Political Ideologies

3 credits

POLS 223GN: Developing Countries

3 credits

POLS 225GE: Politics through Literature

3 credits

POLS 243GE: Women And Politics

3 credits

POLS 255GE: Issues in American Public Policy

3 credits

POLS 293GE: Public Policy and Administration

3 credits

POLS 312GE: Political Parties and Politics

3 credits

POLS 314GE: State and Local Government

3 credits

POLS 325Racial & Ethnic Politics

3 credits

POLS 414Constitutional Civil Liberties

3 credits

POLS 416Administrative Law

3 credits

POLS 435The Presidency

3 credits

POLS 445International Law and Organization

3 credits

POLS 450Campaigns and Elections

3 credits

POLS 452American Political Ideas

3 credits

POLS 454Legislative Process

3 credits

POLS 462Political Behavior

3 credits

POLS 466Public Budgeting & Finance

3 credits

POLS 467Public Personnel Administration

3 credits

POLS 485IS:

1 - 3 credits

POLS 486Field Experiences and Internships

1 - 12 credits

Directed General Education Courses

PHIL 110GN: Introduction to Philosophy

3 credits

Choose one
PHIL 221GN: Logic I

3 credits

OR

PHIL 238GE: Philosophy Of Law

3 credits

Choose one
CMST 253GN: Public Speaking

3 credits

OR

THTR 102GN: Acting

3 credits

4 Year Curriculum Program Plan

Sophomore Year

Fall

PHIL 221GN: Logic I

3 credits

OR

PHIL 238GE: Philosophy Of Law

3 credits

 

CMST 253GN: Public Speaking

3 credits

Or

THTR 102GN: Acting

3 credits

 

General Education Elective

3 credits

General Education Elective

3 credits

General Education Elective

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:15

Spring

General Education Elective

3 credits

General Education Elective

3 credits

General Education Elective

3 credits

General Education Elective

3 credits

General Education Elective

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:15

Junior Year

Fall

POLS 313GE: Courts and the Judicial Process

3 credits

POLS 317Exploring Politics: Methods and Techniques

3 credits

Political Science Elective

3 credits

Elective

3 credits

Elective

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:15

Spring

POLS 352GE: History of Political Theory

3 credits

Political Science Elective

3 credits

Political Science Elective

3 credits

Elective

3 credits

Elective

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:15

Senior Year

Fall

POLS 413American Constitutional Law

3 credits

Elective

3 credits

Elective

3 credits

Elective

3 credits

Elective

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:15

Spring

POLS 495Seminar

3 credits

Elective

3 credits

Elective

3 credits

Elective

3 credits

Elective

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:15

Freshman

Fall

POLS 111GN: Principles of Political Science

3 credits

POLS 117GN: Introduction to Global Politics

3 credits

ENGL 103English Composition

3 credits

HIST 100 Level

3 credits

MATH 100 Level

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:15

Spring

POLS 120GN: American Government

3 credits

POLS 160GN: Introduction to Public Administration

3 credits

ENGL 162GN: Introduction to Literary Analysis and Interpretation

3 credits

PHIL 110GN: Introduction to Philosophy

3 credits

Modern Language 116 or 117

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:15