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International Politics Concentration Requirements

The concentration in international politics is designed to provide students with an opportunity to focus on comparative and international politics. ​

Course Requirements

Core courses:  8 quarter hours

Intermediate Courses:  20 quarter hours

Advanced Courses:  16 quarter hours

PSC Electives:  12 quarter hours

  • Three additional PSC courses at the 200 or 300 level.

Open Electives

Open elective credits are required in order to meet the minimum graduation requirement of 192 hours.  These courses are to be selected in consultation with the student's faculty adviser and may include courses in fields such as economics, history, English, sociology, etc.  Students may choose to use their open electives as part of a minor or to complete a double major.

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