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American Politics (B.A.) - PS 26

National, state, and local politics in the United States-Congress, elections, race and gender.

ALL COURSES FOR THE MAJOR MUST BE TAKEN FOR A LETTER GRADE.

Requirements:

  1. Lower-division: POLI 10 or 10D and two from the following introductory sequence lower division courses : POLI 11 or 11D, POLI 12 or 12D, POLI 13(R)* or 13D(R)*
  2. POLI 30 or 30D
  3. Five upper-division American courses, of which:
    1. Two courses must be from the POLI 100 sequence: POLI 100A, 100B, 100C, 100DA, 100E, 100F, 100G, 100H, 100I, 100J, 100K, 100M, 100N, 100O, 100Q, 100V, 100W, 100X, 100Y, 100Z
    2. The additional three courses for the American concentration must be chosen from: POLI 101E102C, 102D, 102E, 102F, 102G, 102J, 102K, 102L, 103A, 103B, 103C, 104A, 104B, 104C, 104D104F, 104G, 104I, 104J, 104K, 104L, 104M, 104N, 104P, 104T, 104U, 104V, 105A, 105B, 107, 108
  4. Seven additional upper-division courses (12 total upper-division).

*If POLI 13(R) or POLI 13D(R) are taken, then only one of the following can be taken for credit: POLI 13, POLI 13R, POLI 13D, or POLI 13DR

Major Checklist:

In order to plan out your Political Science major and remaining courses effectively, please utilize the Major Checklist below. The document is a fillable PDF; students are encouraged to review their plan and progress with the Department's Undergraduate Advisor.

Political Science - American Politics (B.A.) Major Checklist