Political Science

Programs

The University of Evansville’s Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees in political science are well integrated with the University’s general degree requirements. A minor field of study may be created in other departments such as philosophy, religion, sociology, business, economics, psychology, international studies, or foreign languages.

Major Requirements

  • PSCI 143: American National Government
  • PSCI 212: Research Methods in Political Science
  • PSCI 100: World Politics - OR - PSCI 160 International Relations

One from each of the following four areas:

  • American Politics PSCI 312, 313, 326, 343, 344, 345, 347, 349
  • International Relations PSCI 361, 363, 461
  • Comparative Politics PSCI 320, 360, 380, 459, 489, or H385
  • Political Thought and Theory PSCI 375, 376, 440

Five courses (15 hours) chosen with the help of the student's advisor from any of the department's offerings.

Minor (18 hours)

  • Two courses from: PSCI 100, 143, 160
  • One course: PSCI 212
  • One course from: PSCI 320, 360, 361, 362, 363, 364, 380, 459, 489, H385
  • One course from: PSCI 312, 313, 343, 344, 345, 347, 349
  • One course from: PSCI 376, 440