Political Science

Associate in Arts

Note: Courses listed on degree plan are suggested. Students should consult with their advisor concerning their unique transfer decisions.

Total Degree Credits60-61
Plan of Study Grid
1st YearCredits
Arts & Humanities 1  
PHIL 210 Ethics 3
Written Communications  
ENGL 110 College Composition I 3
ENGL 120 College Composition II 3
Elective Course 3
Elective Course 3
Enrichment Course Matrix 2
Math, Science and Technology  
MATH 210 Elementary Statistics 3
General Education Matrix (Lab Science Elective) 4
Social & Behavioral Sciences  
POLS 115 American Government 3
POLS 116 State and Local Government 3
2nd Year
Arts & Humanities 1  
HIST 103 United States to 1877 3
HIST 104 United States Since 1877 3
Oral Communications  
COMM 110 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
Electives (Select 15 credits)  
ECON 202 Principles of Macroeconomics (Recommended) 3
PHIL 220 Introduction to Logic (Recommended) 3
POLS 220 International Politics (Recommended) 3
Elective Course 3
Elective Course 3
Math, Science and Technology  
MATH 103
College Algebra
or Finite Mathematics
Social & Behavioral Sciences  
ECON 201 Principles of Microeconomics 3
 Total Credits60-61

Proficiency in foreign language is required in some political science programs. If you are considering a transfer program that requires foreign language it is recommended that you complete SPAN 101, SPAN 102, SPAN 201 and SPAN 202. If you are considering a transfer program that does not have this requirement, you may substitute other arts and humanities courses.