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Requirement Class Name Hours
University Core   55
Political Science   18
PLS 201 American National Government 3
PLS 202 State & Local Government 3
PLS 320 State & Local government 3
PLS 419 International Relations 3
PLS 450 History of Political Theory (Ancient, Medieval & Modern) 3
PLS 499 Capstone in Political Science 3

Choose 15 hours of 300-400 level courses from the remaining Political Science courses or History courses carrying Political Science credit, or from other closely related fields with the approval of the major professor.

Communication Course Choose one of the following: 3
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.