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2011-12 Undergraduate Catalog 
2011-12 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Political Science, Public Administration Concentration, B.A.

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Major in Political Science

Students majoring in Political Science can choose a general focus or a concentration in either Public Administration or Pre-law.

Public Administration Concentration

The Public Administration concentration is for those seeking administrative careers in government or public service agencies. A combination of general political science courses, core public administration courses, pertinent political science electives, and courses in related disciplines provides a sound background for an administrative career.

The concentration in Public Administration requires 36 semester hours of work, including

Choose two courses from the following subfields:

  • American Government
  • Comparative Government
  • International Relations
  • Political Theory

Recommended Curriculum


Subtotal: 29 Hours


Subtotal: 30 Hours


Subtotal: 30 Hours


  • 3 credit hours
  • PS electives 6 credit hours
  • Minors 3 credit hours
  • Elective 7 credit hours
  • PA cognate 12 credit hours

Subtotal: 31 Hours

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