Civic Leadership Concentration

For the Degree of Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts and Sciences

Major in Political Science, Civic Leadership Concentration


See the Political Science Major page for additional requirements and departmental distinction information.

PS 100Intro to Political Science3
PS 101Intro to US Gov & Pol3
Select one course from the following:1-3
Washington Experience
Topics in Civic Leadership
Select any additional 100- or 200-level Political Science courses6
Select 300- or 400-level Political Science courses, at least nine hours of which come from the Civic Leadership Concentration list maintained by the department. The other six hours may be any 300- or 400-level Political Science courses.15
Select one course from the following:3
Intro Internship Seminar
To reach 33 hours of Political Science coursework, select up to two additional hours of any Political Science course at any level.0-2
Students will select a second major, or a minor, or a set of courses of at least 12 hours of thematically-related coursework outside political science, developed in conjunction with an academic advisor.12
Total Hours45