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  Oct 16, 2017
 
 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-18

Political Science Major - Public Law Concentration (PPLJ)


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This concentration is available within the political science major for students with particular career and/or advanced degree interests in this field. The concentration allows students completing the program to receive designation of this specialization on their transcript.

Public law is concerned with judicial and quasi-judicial institutions at the international, national, state, and local levels. The concentration is primarily, though not exclusively, designed for students with career interests in the field of law.

A grade of “C” or better is required in all courses in the major in political science with a concentration in public law.

Program Requirements


For the political science major concentration in public law, a student must complete the following:

One course in political theory (3 hours)


Two of the following courses (6 hours)


Baccalaureate-Level Writing Requirement (3 hours)


One course to be chosen from:

One additional eletive in political science (3/4 hours)


Courses by Topic - Political Science


Public Administration


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