Political Science Courses

Political Science Required and Elective Courses at USAO:

Required Courses (6 Hours):

PSCI 2133 Comparative Government

PSCI 2343 American Government

Elective Courses (24 Hours):

PSCI 1133 Introduction to the Criminal Justice System

PSCI 2143 Introduction to Law and the Legal System

PSCI 2880 Special Topics (can be repeated up to 6 hours)

PSCI 2990 Workshop in Political Science (can be repeated up to 6 hours)

PSCI 2990 Tutorial in Political Science (can be repeated up to 6 hours)

PSCI 3103 State and Local Government

PSCI 3213 Interest Groups and Political Parties

PSCI 3233 Introduction to Political Theory

PSCI 3433 Contemporary Political Theory

PSCI 3643 International Relations

PSCI 3753 Public Administration

PSCI 3803 Public Policy

PSCI 3983 Government and Business

PSCI 4213 American Foreign Policy

PSCI 4423 United States Constitutional Law

PSCI 4533 Seminar in Political Science Research Methods

PSCI 4880 Special Topics (can be repeated up to 6 hours)

PSCI 4900 Workshop in Political Science (can be repeated up to 6 hours)

PSCI 4990 Tutorial in Political Science (can be repeated up to 6 hours)

NOTE: Up to 6 hours outside Political Science can be counted toward the major (usually courses that are related to Political Science such as History, Sociology, Psychology, or Economics).