UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2017-2018

Political Science, B.A. Public Policy and Management Option

YEAR 1: 1st Semester

Course Units
GE Basic Skills: Written Communication 3
GE Basic Skills: Mathematics 3
GE Natural Science (with lab requirement) 4
GE Arts and Humanities 3
Elective 2
Total 15

YEAR 1: 2nd Semester

Course Units
GE Basic Skills: Critical Thinking 3
GE Basic Skills: Oral Communication 3
GE Social Sciences 3
GE Comparative Cultures 3
Title 5 American History Institutions and Ideals 3
Total 15

YEAR 2: 1st Semester

Course Units
POLS 155 or POLS 355 (also meets Title 5 US Constitution and California State and Local Government) 3
POLS 156 or POLS 225 3
GE Lifelong Learning 3
GE Natural Science (with lab requirement) 4
Elective 2
Total 15

YEAR 2: 2nd Semester

Course Units
POLS 372 3
Electives 12
Take the Upper Division Writing Proficiency Exam (UDWPE)
Total 15

YEAR 3: 1st Semester

Course Units
POLS 350 3
POLS 360 3
POLS 361 3
GE Upper Division Comparative Cultures (select course to meet IC part 2 requirement) 3
Political Science Upper Division Advanced Elective 3
Total 15

YEAR 3: 2nd Semester

Course Units
POLS 405 3
POLS 462 3
POLS 407 3
Political Science Upper Division Advanced Elective 3
GE Upper Division Social Sciences 3
Total 15

YEAR 4: 1st Semester

Course Units
POLS 406 3
POLS 463 3
Political Science Proseminar Requirement 3
Political Science Upper Division Advanced Elective 3
Elective 3
Total 15

YEAR 4: 2nd Semester

Course Units
POLS 465 3
Political Science Proseminar or Internship Requirement 3
Political Science Upper Division Advanced Elective 3
GE Upper Division Arts and Humanities 3
Elective 3
Total 15
OVERALL TOTAL UNITS 120