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2021-2022 Academic Catalog 
2021-2022 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Politics, BA

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The Politics major consists of 13 (1 credit) courses.

Upper Division

  • (students are advised to take   in their sophomore year).
  • One course in American politics
  • One course in political theory
  • One course in international politics
  • One course in comparative politics to be selected only from the corresponding lists below.
  • In addition, students must take any four additional politics courses.


The department faculty recommend that students taking an upper-division course in comparative politics complete POL 001  first; for international politics, POL 004  is recommended first; for American politics, POL 002  is recommended first; and for political theory, POL 003  is recommended first.

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