B.A. in History/Political Science Interdisciplinary

Major Requirements/History and Political Science (42 credits)
PS-101Introduction to Political Science: Power and Globalization3
or PS-103 American National Government
Select 12 credits from FOUR of the following Course Types: PSAM (American Politics), PSAL (American Legal System), PSPA (Public Policy), PSIP (International Relations), PSCG (Comparative Politics)12
Select 3 credits from one of the following subjects: PS or HS3
HS-101Western Civilization in World Perspective I3
HS-102Western Civilization in World Perspective II3
HS-201United States History I3
HS-202United State History II3
Select 3 credits of History (HS) Electives at the 200+ level (excluding HS-201 and HS-202)3
Select 3 credits from Course Type: HSEU3
Select 3 credits from Course Type: HSNW3
PS-401Seminar in Political Science3
or HS-461 Research Seminar in History
Interdisciplinary Requirements (12 credits)
PL-101Introduction to Philosophy3
BE-200Economics for Social Science3
GO-100People, Places, and Environments: Introduction to Geography3
Select 3 credits from Anthropology (AN) or Sociology (SO)3
Free Electives (38 credits)
Select 38 credits of free electives38
General Education Requirements (36 credits)
First Year Seminar
FY-101First Year Seminar3
Reading and Writing
EN-101College Composition I3
EN-102College Composition II3
Mathematics
Select 3 credits from subject MA (excluding MA-050 and MA-101)3
Natural Sciences
Select 6 credits from the following subjects: BY, CE, GL, PH, or SC6
Literature
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: LIT3
Aesthetics and Creativity
Select 3 credits from Art, Music, Theatre, or Dance3
Technological Literacy
Fulfilled in Interdisciplinary Requirements with GO-1000
Reasoned Oral Discourse
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: RD 23
Historical Perspective
Fulfilled in Major Requirements with HS-1010
Social Science
Fulfilled in Major Requirements with PS-101 or PS-1030
Historical Perspective/Social Sciences
Fulfilled in Major Requirements with HS-1020
Interdisciplinary Perspectives
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: ISP3
Cultural Diversity and Global Understanding or Foreign Language
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: CD and 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: GU or select 6 credits from the SAME foreign language 36
Experiential Education
Select one course designated with Course Type: EX0
Writing Intensive
Select two courses from History (HS) or Political Science (PS) designated with Course Type: WT0
Total Credits128
1

May be fulfilled in Major Requirements with HS Research Seminar.

2

May be fulfilled within the major/interdisciplinary requirements; see your academic adviser.

 Notes

  • 58 credits must be completed at the 200 level or higher.