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Four-Year Plan, Political Science B.A.

This is a sample plan for graduating in four years with a Political Science B.A. at Ohio University.

Program: BA4201 Political Science

  • Applied Science and Mathematics = AS
  • Cross-Cultural Perspectives = CP
  • Fine Arts = FA
  • Humanities and Literature = HL
  • Natural Science = NS
  • Social Sciences = SS
  • 3XXX = 300 Level Course
  • 4XXX = 400 Level Course
  • J Course = Junior Comp

Year 1

Fall

  • POLS 1600 (3 credits)
  • Tier 1 – COMP (3 credits)
  • A&S – NS (3 credits)
  • A&S Humanity (3 credits)
  • Tier 2 – SS (3 credits)

Total 15 credits

Spring

  • Pols 2300 or 2500 (3 credits)
  • Tier 1 – Quant. (3 credits)
  • A&S – SS (3 credits)
  • Tier 2 – FA (3 credits)
  • Tier 2 – CP (3 credits)

Total 15 credits

Year 2

Fall

  • Pols 2000 or 2200 (3 credits)
  • Pols 2700 (3 credits)
  • Language 1 (4 credits)
  • Tier 2 – AS (3 credits)
  • Tier 2 – NS (3 credits)

Total 16 credits

Spring

  • Pols 3XXX or 4XXX (3 credits)
  • A&S – NS (3 credits)
  • Language 2 (4 credits)
  • Tier 2 – HL (3 credits)
  • Tier 2 – AS (3 credits)

Total 16 credits

Year 3

Fall

  • Pols 3XXX or 4XXX (3 credits)
  • Tier 1 - J Course (3 credits)
  • Language 3 (3 credits)
  • A&S Humanity (3 credits)
  • A&S – SS (3 credits)

Total 15 credits

Spring

  • Pols 3XXX or 4XXX (3 credits)
  • A&S – SS (3 credits)
  • Language 4 (3 credits)
  • Tier 2 – HL (3 credits)
  • A&S – Humanity (3 credits)

Total 15 credits

Year 4

Fall

  • Pols 3XXX or 4XXX (3 credits)
  • Pols 3XXX or 4XXX (3 credits)
  • A&S – NS (3 credits)
  • A&S Elective (3 credits)
  • A&S Elective (3 credits)

Total 15 credits

Spring

  • Pols 3XXX or 4XXX (3 credits)
  • Tier 3 (3 credits)
  • Elective (3 credits)
  • Elective (3 credits)
  • Elective (3 credits)

Total 15 credits

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