Dec 01, 2023  
Undergraduate Catalog 2023-24 
Undergraduate Catalog 2023-24

Political Science: 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 elective in political science (3-4 hours)

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