Skip to Navigation
    Bridgewater State University
   
 
  Oct 20, 2017
 
 
    
Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 2017-2018

Political Science, American Politics Concentration, BA


Return to Academic Programs Return to: Academic Programs

Department: Political Science  

The American politics concentration offers students a broad understanding of American politics. The concentration is designed to provide a strong undergraduate social science education in preparation for entry into advanced degree programs and professional careers in public service, private institutions and political organizations in the United States.

Grade Requirement


No grade lower than a “C-” in a political science (POLI) course may be used to fulfill the requirements of the political science major or minor. Students receiving a “D” or “F” in a political science course may continue as political science majors or minors but must either retake and successfully complete the course (with a minimum grade of “C-“) or must successfully complete another course that fulfills the same area for the major or minor.

Course Requirements


Note:


Only three credits in each of the following may be applied to the major, regardless of concentration, or the minor:

Total minimum credits: 36


Core Curriculum Requirements


A minimum of 120 earned credit hours is required for graduation. These earned hours include the Core Curriculum Requirements as specified in the Undergraduate Academic Programs  section of this catalog and at the Core Curriculum website, www.bridgew.edu/corecurriculum. For additional graduation requirements, see the Undergraduate Academic Policies and Procedures  section of this catalog.

Return to Academic Programs Return to: Academic Programs