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  • Social Studies - Emphasis in Political Science
  • History

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  • Fall 2013 Undergraduate Catalog - Official

    B.S. Degree in Social Studies - Political Science (120 Credits)

    Core Requirements

    ANTH 110 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (3)
    ECON 100 The American Economy (3)
    GEOS 111 Cultures and Regions (3)
    HIST 121 History of the United States to 1877 (3)
    HIST 122 History of the United States Since 1877 (3)
    HIST 440 Secondary Social Studies Instruction (3)
    POL 105 Making Sense of Politics (3)
    PSY 113 General Psychology (3)
    SOC 110 Introduction to Sociology (3) or
    SOC 210 Social Problems (3)

    Requirements

    Political Science Primary Emphasis (24 credits)

    Students must also choose a secondary emphasis in Anthropology, Economics, Geography, History, Psychology, or Sociology.

    POL 120 American National Government and Politics (3)
    POL 160 International Relations (3)
    POL 221 Minnesota State and Local Government (3)
    POL 310 Political Science Research Methods (3)
    POL 315 Political Thought (3)
    POL 350 Comparative Governments of Western Europe (3)

    Students must also choose six credits in Political Science electives.

    Political Science Secondary Emphasis (12 credits)

    POL 120 American National Government and Politics (3)
    POL 160 International Relations (3)

    Students must also choose six credits in Political Science electives.