This program is offered by the Political Science Department
A minor is required with this major.
Requirements: (39 credits)
Four Core Areas (3 credits in each):
U.S. and state government and politics
Select one of the following courses to fulfill the Ethics Requirement.
6 credits in the following specialization:
Electives (15 credits in Political Science)
Total Credit Hours: 39
At least 12 of the 39 credits for the Major must be taken at the 300-400-level and 9 credits must be taken at the 400-level.
Credits from internships may be used to meet up to 6 credits of the elective requirement.
3 credits from the following list of pre-approved courses may also be used to meet the elective requirement.
ECON 250 Contemporary Economic Issues,
SOC 111 Social Problems
PHIL 240 Ethical Problems in Business
PHIL 241 Environmental Ethics
PHIL 242 Ethical Problems in Technology
PHIL 243 Philosophy of Bioethics
PHIL 245 Computer Ethics
PHIL 346 Theoretical and Practical Ethics