Associate of Arts Degree - Political Science Designation

Course Requirements 

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterCredits
ENG 121 English Composition I : GT-CO1 1,2 3
MAT 135 Intro to Statistics: GT-MA1 1, 3 3
POS 105 Intro to Political Science: GT-SS1 1 3
Guaranteed Transfer Arts & Humanities Course (GT-AH1, GT-AH2, GT-AH3, GT-AH4) 3
Elective 3
 Subtotal15
Second Semester
ECO 201 Principles of Macroeconomics: GT-SS1 3
ENG 122 English Composition II: GT-CO2 2 3
POS 111 American Government : GT-SS1 3
Guaranteed Transfer Arts & Humanities Course (GT-AH1, GT-AH2, GT-AH3, GT-AH4) 3
Elective 3
 Subtotal15
Third Semester
ECO 202 Principles of Microeconomics: GT-SS1 3
POS 225 Comparative Government: GT-SS1 3
Guaranteed Elective Natural and Physical Sciences Course (GT-SC1) 4
Elective 3
Elective 3
 Subtotal16
Fourth Semester
POS 205 International Relations: GT-SS1 3
Guaranteed Transfer History Course (GT-HI1) 3
Guaranteed Transfer Natural & Physical Sciences Course (GT-SC1) 4
Elective 4
 Subtotal14
 Total Credits60
1

 Building Block Course

2

Students can take ENG 122 and an additional GT-CO3 course instead of ENG 121 and ENG 122

3

 One gtPathways Mathematics course (GT-MA1), but not MAT 155 or 156

Electives

Advanced Academic Achievement
Accounting Principles I
Accounting Principles II
ANT - all courses
ARA - all courses 121 and higher
ART - all courses
ASL - all courses 111 and higher
AST - all courses
BIO - all courses
Introduction to Business
Legal Environment of Business
Business Communication and Report Writing
Business Statistics
CHE - all courses
CHI - all courses 111 and higher
Introduction to PC Applications
COM - all courses
Introduction to Criminal Justice: GT-SS3
Introduction to Early Childhood Education
Introduction to Early Childhood Education Techniques
Nutrition, Health and Safety
ECE Child Growth and Development
Administration: Human Relations for Early Childhood Education
Introduction to Education
Environmental Science with Lab: GT-SC1
FRE - all courses 111 and higher
GEO - all courses
GER - all courses 111 and higher
GEY - all courses
HIS - all courses
HUM - all courses
ITA - all courses 111 and higher
JOU - all courses
JPN - all courses 111 and higher
LIT - all courses
MAT - all courses 120 and higher
MUS - all courses
PHI - all courses
PHY - all courses
POS - all courses 2
PSY - all courses
Integrated Science with Lab: GT-SC1
Integrated Science II with Lab: GT-SC1
SOC - all courses
SPA - all courses 111 and higher
THE - all courses
WST - all courses
1

Additional Political Science (POS) courses beyond the 4 courses (12 credit hours) identified above may not count toward the Political Science major at the receiving four-year institution. Please see an Academic Advisor for more information.