Associate in Arts (Transfer Program) - 60 Credit Hours
The Political Science program is designed for students planning to transfer to a four-year college or university for completion of a baccalaureate degree. Students concentrate on building a strong foundation in political science as well as other related social science courses. It is recommended that prospective students take a traditional college-preparatory curriculum in high school, with a strong emphasis on the liberal arts and social sciences.
|Recommended Course Sequence:|
Fall Semester 1:
Spring Semester 1:
Fall Semester 2:
Spring Semester 2:
|Required General Education Courses|
|FINE ARTS *||3|
|HUMANITIES/FINE ARTS **||3|
|LIFE SCIENCE *||3 to 4|
|PHYSICAL SCIENCE *||4|
|COMM 110||COMMUNICATION: PROCESS AND PRACTICE||3|
|ECON 110||PRINCIPLES OF MACROECONOMICS||3|
|ENGL 110||COMPOSITION I||3|
|ENGL 111||COMPOSITION II||3|
|POLSC 115||AMERICAN NATIONAL GOVERNMENT||3|
|SOC 110||AN INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY||3|
|Required Program Courses|
|POLSC 119||STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT||3|
|POLSC 120||POLITICAL METHODS AND CONCEPTS||3|
|POLSC 122||INTRODUCTION TO INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS||3|
|POLSC 124||COMPARATIVE POLITICAL SYSTEMS||3|
|ELECTIVES ***||11 to 14|
* See specific requirements for Associate in Arts Degree.
** Recommended Humanities: PHIL 110; HIST 111, 112; Foreign Language at 211 level.
*** Recommended electives: PSY 110; ECON 111; GEOG 113, 114; HIST 117, 118, 201, 202.
For Program Information Contact:
Social Sciences and Public Services Department