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Required Coursework

POL GEN 2010 Analyzing Politics 3
POL THRY 1050 Introduction to Political Theory: Freedom, Justice and Power 3
POL AMER 1014 Introduction to American Politics * 3
POL INTL 1024 International Relations * 3
POL COMP 1040 (Comparative Politics 3

Electives in political science (POL AMER, POL COMP, POL GEN, POL INTL, POL THRY) 3

Total Hours 18

*POL AMER 1014 (942:014) satisfies Category 5B of the Liberal Arts Core. POL INTL 1024 (943:024) satisfies Category 5C of the Liberal Arts Core.

Note: Not more than 9 semester hours of political science taken within the International Affairs minor or Legal Studies minor may also be counted for credit on a political science major or minor.