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  Sep 29, 2020
UNDERGRADUATE CATALOG 2018-2019 [Archived Catalog]

Political Science with Pre-legal Emphasis, B.S.

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Note: A minor is not required since this major is interdisciplinary.


University Core - Science (7 hours)

Seven hours of science hours are required, including one 4-hour lab course.  Students are encouraged to choose from one of the following lab courses below:

University Core - Mathematics (3 hours)

Any MAT course numbered 101 or higher, determined in consultation with the advisor.

University Core - Physical Education (3 hours)

Three hours are required.  Recommended courses are listed below:

University Core - Chapel

Students at Mississippi College are required to complete chapel requirements based on the student classification at the time of enrollment as detailed below:

Freshman (0-23 semester hours) 4 semesters
Sophomore (24-53 semester hours) 3 semesters
Junior (54-83 semester hours) 2 semesters
Senior (84 or more semester hours) 1 semester

Students classified as ADP (Accelerated Degree Program) and students enrolled in online degree programs are exempt from chapel requirements.


Political Science Electives (15 Hours)

Take 15 additional hours in upper-level PLS courses.  Note: 

  may not be selected. Students are encouraged to take at least one class that includes a non-Western component, such as PLS 422 - Politics of Developing Nations , PLS 320 - Comparative Governments , or an appropriate selected topics course that may be offered periodically.

Related Courses (21 Hours)

Suggested General Electives

 Sufficient elective hours must be taken to meet the minimum hour requirement for graduation.


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