Requirements total a minimum of 24 hours. This includes 9 hours of required courses and completion of Track A (16 hours) or Track B (15 or 16 hours). Three of the hours meet general education requirements.

Required Courses
POL 111Introduction to Political Science3
POL 250American Government3
or POL 252 Comparative Government
Select one of the following:3
International Relations
Political Theory
Elective Courses
Select one of the following:15-16
Track A: American Studies Program semester, Washington D.C.
Track B: Selected political science–related courses from Au Sable Institute May Term, Summer Semester I or Summer Semester II: Great Lakes, Pacific Rim, East Coast, or Africa. See Director of Division of Social Sciences for approved political science–related courses
Track C: Choose from the following: IDS 200, any political science elective course from Trinity or Au Sable Institute catalog. See Director of Division of Social Sciences for approved political science–related courses at Au Sable
Total Hours24-25