Three-Year Degree Plans

Our three-year degree plans are designed with the highly motivated student in mind. Graduating in three years takes careful course planning and regular meetings with your advisor. These plans can be completed in six regular semesters and three summer semesters. However, a three-year degree plan is not designed for everyone and the following specifications are assumed:

  • No remedial coursework is required
  • The student does not fail or repeat any classes
  • The student does not change the major or the minor
  • The student is willing to take classes each summer

Three-year options

We offer two options for achieving a major in political science in three years:

Minor choices

Political science is a non-comprehensive program and a minor is required. Virtually any minor can be paired with a political science major. Common minor choices include: