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Program Sample Plan

Program name: Political Science B.A.
Sub-plan: Public Affairs
Sample Plan: Public Affairs
Total Credits: 116.0
The sample plan below shows you one of several possible ways to complete this degree. Your academic plan may look different if you have already fulfilled some requirements, if you have multiple course options to choose from in your major, or if courses don't fit your schedule in a given term. Use Graduation Planner to make your customized plan, and work with your academic adviser to ensure that you are on track to graduate on time.
Year 1 - Fall Semester: 13.0 cr
Language :5.0 cr
Freshman Composition :4.0 cr
POL 1054 - Puzzles in World Politics : 3.0 cr : SOCS, GP
CLA 1001: First Year Experience 1.0 cr
Year 1 - Spring Semester: 14.0 cr
Language :5.0 cr
LE (Biological Sciences) :4.0 cr
LE (Physical Sciences) :4.0 cr
CLA 1002: First Year Experience 1.0 cr
Year 2 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
POL 3235W - Democracy and Citizenship : 3.0 cr : CIV, WI
POL 3321 - Issues in American Public Policy : 3.0 cr
Language :5.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr
Year 2 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
POL 3327 - Suburbs, Stadiums, and Scandals: The Politics of American Cities : 3.0 cr
Language :5.0 cr
LE (Technology and Society) :3.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr
Year 3 - Fall Semester: 16.0 cr
POL 3319 - Education and the American Dream : 3.0 cr : SOCS, DSJ
POL 4867W - United States Foreign Policy Toward the Middle East : 4.0 cr : GP, WI
LE (Historical Perspectives) :3.0 cr
LE (Mathematical Thinking) :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 3 - Spring Semester: 16.0 cr
POL 3451W - Politics and Society in the New Europe : 3.0 cr : GP, WI
LE (Arts/Humanities) :3.0 cr
Elective :4.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 4 - Fall Semester: 12.0 cr
POL 4501W - The Supreme Court and Constitutional Interpretation : 3.0 cr : CIV, WI
LE (Literature) :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Year 4 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
POL 4502W - The Supreme Court, Civil Liberties, and Civil Rights : 3.0 cr : CIV, WI
POL 4991 - Political Science Capstone : 3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr