History/Political Science & History/Political Science/Pre-Law
Bachelor of Arts - BA
- Career in governemnt settings or graduate studies
- Perfect for students preparing for career in law
- Opportunties for minor
The program provides a liberal arts and social science foundation to enable a student to develop a broad cultural background; habits of thoroughness, intellectual curiosity and scholarship; the ability to organize materials and communicate the results; and verbal skills.
The History/Political Science major consists of 24 credits in history and 21 credits in political science courses, 9 credits in social science subjects, and 9 credits of open electives. Through the option of the 9 credits of open electives the student may seek a minor in a related or complimentary area such as art, communications or public administration. The History/Political Science Pre Law major consists of 24 credits in history, 21 credits in political science, 9 credits in legal studies courses and 9 credits in social science subjects.
More About This Degree
The History/Political Science major is designed for students interested in pursuing graduate degrees in history and/or political science and for students interested in government work with either the federal or state governments and agencies affiliated with these areas. The History/Political Science/Pre-Law major is designed for students preparing for a career in law as an attorney and include courses in legal research and legal writing.
Undergraduate Admissions Requirements
- Official SAT and/or ACT scores
- Completed application
- Official transcripts
- Letter of recommendation