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  Oct 22, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin

Political Science Major


Political Science, BS
*Sample Four Year Plan

First Year Fall Semester
SCH
First Year Spring Semester
SCH
APSU 1000-Transition to the University 1 History Core 3
ENGL 1010-English Composition I 3 ENGL 1020-English Composition II 3
History Core 3 Humanities and/or Fine Arts Core 3
POLS 2010-American National Government 3 POLS 2040-Intro to Public Policy 3
MATH 1530-Elements of Statistics (recommended) 3 COMM 1010-Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
Humanities and/or Fine Arts Core 3    
TOTAL SCH 16 TOTAL SCH 15
Second Year Fall Semester
SCH
Second Year Spring Semester
SCH
Natural Sciences w/ lab Core 4 Social and Behavioral Science Core 3
ENGL 2330-Topics in World Literature 3 Minor Course 3
POLS 2070-International Politics 3 Natural Sciences w/ lab Core 4
Elective 3 Elective 3
Elective 3 Elective 3
TOTAL SCH 16 TOTAL SCH 16
Third Year Fall Semester
SCH
Third Year Spring Semester
SCH
POLS 3000-Foundations of Political Theory 3 POLS 3760-Methods of Research 3
Political Science Elective 3 Political Science Elective 3
Minor Course 3 Minor Course 3
Upper Division Elective 3 Minor Course 3
Upper Division Elective 3 Elective 3
TOTAL SCH 15 TOTAL SCH 15
Fourth Year Fall Semester
SCH
Fourth Year Spring Semester
SCH
Political Science Upper Division Elective 3 Political Science Upper Division Elective 3
Political Science Upper Division Elective 3 Upper Division Elective 3
Political Science Upper Division Elective 3 Upper Division Elective 3
Minor Course 3 Upper Division Elective 3
Minor Course 3    
TOTAL SCH 15 TOTAL SCH 12
    Total Student Credit Hours for Degree 120

*For this degree a student must complete a total of 39 upper division (3000-4999) credit hours.