Four-Year Plan

POLITICAL SCIENCE
Bachelor of Arts
2014-2015 Catalog Year

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This 4-Year Plan is only a suggested guide for planning course selections.

Official course selections should be made with the guidance of an academic advisor and will depend on an individual student's situation.
Specific information regarding majors, minors, course descriptions, policies and procedures can be found in the university catalog.

Fall Spring
YEAR I
MTH1010: Foundations of Algebra, MTH1100: College Algebra OR Elective 4 MTH1100: College Algebra OR
Elective
4
ENG1000: First-Year Composition OR
IDS1610: Being Human
4 IDS1610: Being Human OR
ENG1000: First-Year Composition
4
PSC 2110: Intro. to US Government 4 PSC 1500: International Relations (PSC concentration) 4
PSC 2200: Intro. to Political Theory 4 PHL 1200: Logic (pre-Law concentration) 4




Total Semester Hours   16          
Total Semester Hours   16       
YEAR II
IDS2020: Trajectories of Human History or
IDS2030: Science and Society
4 IDS2020: Trajectories of Human History or
IDS2030: Science and Society
4
PSC 3500: Comparative Political Systems (PSC concentration) 4 PSC/SOC 3600: Theory and Methods of Social Scientific Analysis 4
PSC Elective 4 PSC Elective 4
MTH 2320: General Statistics (highly recommended) 4 Elective 4
Total Semester Hours    16                      Total Semester Hours    16                   
YEAR III
IDS3040: Global Justice OR Elective 4 IDS3040: Global Justice OR Elective 4
ENG 2010: Intro. to Research Writing 4 PSC 3180: Constitutional Law (pre-Law Concentration) 4
3000 level PSC Elective 4 PSC Elective 4

Elective

4 Elective 4




Total Semester Hours    16     Total Semester Hours    16
YEAR IV
PSC 4700: Senior Thesis Seminar 4 3000 level Elective 4
3000 level elective 4 Elective 4
Elective 4 Elective 4
Elective 4 Elective 4




Total Semester Hours    16 Total Semester Hours    16

General Notes

  • Student must complete 30 semester hours at the 3000 level or above, of which 15 semester hours must be completed at Aurora University.
  • The last 24 semester hours of degree must be completed at AU, including at least 18 semester hours in the major.
If you have questions about this major, contact Kidada Robinson in the Crouse Center for Student Success at (630) 844-6870.