Degree Requirements

The associate degree in Political Science requires completion of courses listed below. Additional general education and graduation requirements for the associate degree are listed in the catalog. The associate degree requires a minimum of 60 units.

Associate of Arts Degree: Political Science

Courses Required for the MajorUnits
HIST 100 World History I and
HIST 101 World History II or
HIST 105 Introduction to Western Civilization I and
HIST 106 Introduction to Western Civilization II 6
POLI 101 Introduction to Political Science 3
POLI 102 The American Political System
 3
POLI 103 Comparative Politics3
MATH 119 Elementary Statistics or  
PSYC 258 Behavioral Science Statistics3
 Total: 18

Recommended electives: Political Science 140, 290, 296.