Law and Power Concentration

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

Major in Political Science, Law and Power Concentration

Email: pol@illinois.edu

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

PS 100Intro to Political Science3
PS 270Intro to Political Theory3
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 Law and Power Concentration list maintained by the department, which must include at least one course from Law/Judicial Politics and one course from Political Theory. The other six hours may be any 300- or 400-level Political Science courses.15
Select Political Science courses at any level, at least three hours of which comes from the Law and Power Concentration list maintained by the department. The other three hours may come from any Political Science course at any level.6
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