Department of Political Science

Majors & Minors

The study of Political Science is concerned with the relationship between the governed and the government, the nature of the political process, and the role of the citizen in a democratic society.

Majoring in Political Science

Students majoring in political science are required to complete 39 Liberal Arts Core credits, 36 Specific Departmental credits, 16 Departmental Elective credits, and other free electives. Click here to view the complete program requirements

Minoring in Political Science

Students minoring in Political Science are required to complete at least 24 credits in Political Science, exclusive of internship credits. Click here to learn more about minoring in Political Science.