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Undergraduate Catalog 2009-2010 
Undergraduate Catalog 2009-2010 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Political Science, AS

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To earn the Associate of Science degree in Political Science the student must successfully complete 60 semester hours of credit. Of these, 48 credits must be earned in the liberal arts, according to a prescribed plan covering the humanities, philosophy, theology/religious studies, social/behavioral sciences, and natural sciences/mathematics. Twelve additional credits must be earned in the major field. The remaining 6 semester hours are allotted to free electives in either the area of specialization or any other field.

Associate in Science: Political Science Curriculum


  Department and Number Descriptive Title of Course Credits

General Education

GE SPCH–WRTG COMM 100 - Public Speaking WRTG 107 - Composition  6
GE C/IL C/IL 102 - Computing and Information Literacy  3
GE NSCI–QUAN NSCI – Natural Science–QUAN ELECT – Math Electives 6
GE PHIL–T/RS PHIL 120 - Introduction to Philosophy T/RS 121 - (P) Theology I: Introduction to the Bible   6
GE PHIL or T/RS PHIL 210 - Ethics  or T/RS 122 - (P) Theology II: Introduction to Christian Theology  3
GE S/BH S/BH ELECT –  Social/Behavioral Electives 9
GE HUMN HUMN ELECT – Humanities Electives 9
GE ELECT ELECT – Free Electives 6


  PS 130 - (S) American National Government I PS 131 - (S) American National Government II  6
  PS ELECT – Political Science Electives 6

Total: 60 Credits


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