Political Science

AA/AS​ Degree – Concentration in Political Science

This curriculum is designed for students interested in transferring to a four-year institution in degree programs such as history, political science, international studies, and education. This program is part of the Government & Public Administration Career Cluster.

The listed sequence of courses provides guidance for students so that they can complete this program of study in the most efficient manner. This sequence assumes that students have met college academic placement and/or other program requirements. Students are strongly urged to contact a college advisor for assistance in developing their plan for enrolling in courses to meet the program of study.

Political Science: 64 Credit Hours
Fall Semester Courses Credit Hrs.
ENG101 Composition I 3
  Social & Behavioral Sciences 3
  Humanities & Fine Arts 3
  Mathematics 3
  Suggested Course 3
    15
Spring Semester Courses Credit Hrs.
ENG102 Composition II 3
  Social & Behavioral Sciences 3
  Humanities & Fine Arts 3
  Lab Science 4
  Suggested Course 3
    16
Fall Semester Courses Credit Hrs.
  Mathematics 3
  Social & Behavioral Sciences 3
  Non-Lab Science 3
  Suggested Courses 6
    15
Spring Semester Courses Credit Hrs.
COM103 Speech Communication 3
REL101 World Religions 3
  Health Science 3
  Electives 3
  Suggested Courses 6
    18
Suggested Courses Credit Hrs.
HIS160 Development of Western Civilization 3
HIS161 Development of Western Civilization 3
HIS260 American History to 1865 3
HIS261 American History from 1865 to the Present 3
POL180 American Government (National) 3
  Education Curriculum Courses**  
*Students should determine elective hours based on major and other requirements.
**Students planning to teach should follow recommended courses in the education curriculum.
Students must complete at least one IAI approved math course. Science requirements include at least one IAI life science and one IAI physical science, and one of those must be a lab science. Additional math and/or science courses are needed to complete general education requirements for the AA/AS degrees.
​​​​
 

 Printable Brochure

 
 

 Faculty

 

​​strandberg_jason
Jason Strandberg
jason.strandberg@src.edu​