Bachelor of Arts in Political Science
The B.A. degree is advised for students who plan to pursue graduate study in political science. 12 hours of a foreign language are required.
Bachelor of Science in Political Science
The B.S. degree is advised for students who plan to attend law school.
Three-Three Law/Political Science Program
Pre-law students with high test scores and excellent grades may enter the Three-Three Program, which positions qualified applicants for early admission to the Mississippi College School of Law. Coursework in government, constitutional development, law and legal research is included in the curriculum.
B.S.Ed. – Secondary Social Studies Education
Political Science courses are supplemented with teacher education classes and teaching experience in local classrooms, leading to a teaching license in Secondary Social Studies Education. Additional courses such as Mississippi History, Social Studies Methods and Principles of Geography add to a comprehensive knowledge base for the teacher in training.