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University of Pittsburgh Greensburg    
2018-2019 Greensburg Campus Catalog 
  Aug 11, 2020
2018-2019 Greensburg Campus Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Political Science, BA

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The Political Science major encourages students to analyze the theories, institutions, and processes of political systems; develops a continuing and responsible interest in political activity and public affairs; and provides a basis for citizenship through a fundamental understanding of the nature of political systems.

Electives 4 courses (12 credits)

Choose a total of four courses from at least two of the following groups:

Related Area 4 courses (12 credits)

Take four courses in another social science (e.g., Anthropology, Economics, History, Criminal Justice, Sociology) or in Philosophy.

Additional Requirements 1 course (3 credits)

After earning 90 credits, all Political Science majors must take PS 1955  to fulfill the capstone class requirement.

Total Credits: 39

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