Politics and Government Comprehensive Major: Global Studies Emphasis

Program Requirements

A minimum of 54 credits is required including the following: 

POLS 117Introduction to Political Ideas3
POLS 180Introduction to American Politics3
POLS 255Introduction to Comparative Politics (GT-SS1)3
POLS 260Introduction to World Politics (GT-SS1)3
POLS 309Political Theory I- Ancient to Early Modern3
POLS 310Political Theory II-Modern and Contemporary3
Select six of the following:18
Politics of the Environment
Politics of Social Movements
Human Rights
Politics of Development
American Foreign Policy
Political Economy
The United Nations
Internship in Politics and Government
Select two of the following:6
Macroeconomics
Microeconomics
International Economics and Globalization
Select two of the following:6
HIST 250
A History of Africa (GT-HI1)
Introduction to Latin American History (GT-HI1)
HIST 354
Or another 300 or 400-level History course on an international thematic
Select one of the following:3
World Regional Geography (GT-SS2)
Introduction to Human Geography (GT-SS2)
Geography of Latin America and the Caribbean
Select one of the following capstone courses:3
Studies in Political Theory:
Studies in American Politics:
Studies in International Relations:
Studies in Comparative Politics:
Total Credits54