Chair:   Melissa Scheier

Melissa_Scheier@georgetowncollege.edu

 

Major

(B.A. degree) A total of thirty-three semester hours required. Thirty hours in Political Science, including: (1) POS 100: American Government; (2) either POS 300: World Politics or POS307: Comparative Politics; (3) POS 400: Classical Political Theory, or POS 425: Political Science Research Methods; and (4) POS 450: Senior Seminar.  In addition students must complete three semester hours in allied courses approved by the department.  The remaining eighteen semester hours must be at the 300- or 400- level. Only six semester hours credit in the major will be given for courses taken off campus in the intern program.

Minor

A total of eighteen semester hours required, including: POS 100: American Government; and either POS 300: World Politics or POS 307: Comparative Politics.  Only three semester hours credit in the minor will be given for courses taken off campus in the intern program.

 

Note: In order to enroll in any 400-level class in political science, the student must have successfully passed either POS 100: American Government, POS 200: World Politics, POS 207: Comparative Politics, or have received the permission of the instructor.

 

Flags

Recommended Course Sequence

First Year
Either Semester
POS 100
POS 240
Second Year
Either Semester
POS 200
POS 207
POS Elective (Upper Division)
Third Year
Either Semester
POS 425
POS Elective (Upper Division)
POS Elective (Upper Division)
Fourth Year
Fall SemesterSpring Semester
POS 450POS Elective (Upper Division)
POS Elective (Upper Division)