Mississippi College

Requirement Class Name Hours
University Core   55
Political Science   18
PLS 101 Introduction to Political Science 3
PLS 201 American National Government 3
PLS 202 State & Local Government 3
     
PLS 320 State & Local government  
or    
PLS 419 International Relations  
     
PLS 499 Capstone in Political Science 3
PLS 450 History of Political Theory (Ancient, Medieval & Modern) 3
Electives Choose fifteen hours from the remainder of the Political Science offerings or from those History offerings carrying Political Science credit. 15
Choose one of the following:    
COM 202 Interpersonal Communication 3
COM 203 Professional Communication Skills 3
COM 304 Public Speaking 3
General Electives Sufficient elective hours must be taken to meet the minimum hour requirement for graduation in this program.  Electives should be chosen in consultation with advisor. --
Total Hours   130

Note: Students must take the major field examination approved by the department for this degree program during the final semester before graduation.

Requirement Class Name Hours
University Core   43
Political Science   18
PLS 101 Introduction to Political Science 3
PLS 201 American National Government 3
PLS 202 State & Local Government 3
PLS 499 Capstone in Political Science 3
PLS 407 American Constitutional Development I 3
PLS 408 American Constitutional Development II 3
Electives Choose fifteen hours from the remainder of the Political Science offerings or from those History offerings carrying Political Science credit. 15
Choose one of the following:    
COM 202 Interpersonal Communication 3
COM 203 Professional Communication Skills 3
COM 304 Public Speaking 3
General Electives Sufficient elective hours must be taken to meet the minimum hour requirement for graduation in this program.  Electives should be chosen in consultation with advisor. --
Total Hours   130

Note: Students must take the major field examination approved by the department for this degree program during the final semester before graduation.

The Three-Three program offers qualified incoming freshmen the opportunity to complete their undergraduate and law degrees in six years rather than seven. Students choosing this option may earn an undergraduate degree in any of the academic programs noted immediately above. To be admitted to and remain in this program, students must score 26 or higher on their ACT and maintain a minimum 3.25 GPA. Acceptance into the 3/3 Program does not guarantee acceptance to Mississippi College School of Law.

Requirement Class Name Hours
University Core   46
Political Science Core   45
PLS 101 Introduction to Political Science 3
PLS 201 American National Government 3
PLS 202 State & Local Government 3
PLS 407 American Constitutional Development I 3
PLS 408 American Constitutional Development II 3
PLS 499 Capstone in Political Science 3
PHI 211 Introduction to Logic 3
PLE 201 Introduction to Law 3
PLE 202 Mississippi Legal Systems 3
PLE 300 Civil Litigation I 3
PLE 301 Civil Litigation II 3
PLE 325 Legal Research & Bibliography 3
PLE 350 Critical Thinking & the Law 3
PLE 335 Legal Writing 3
PLE 400 Law Office Management 3
Advanced PLS Courses   15
Law School Coursework   30
Total Hours   130

Request Information

Interested in attending Mississippi College? Fill out the form below and we’ll connect you with an admissions specialist to assist you in the admissions process.

Program of interest: