2020-2021 Samford University Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Dec 07, 2021  
2020-2021 Samford University Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Political Science


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Faculty

Lee D. Trepanier, Chair, Professor
Frederick M. Shepherd, Professor
Marissa Grayson, Associate Professor
Serena Simoni, Associate Professor
Douglas H. Walker, Assistant Professor


Undergraduate Programs and Requirements

Major
Political Science Major (B.A.)  

Interdisciplinary Concentrations
International Relations Interdisciplinary Concentration (B.A.) 
Law, Politics, & Society Interdisciplinary Concentration (B.A.) 
Public Administration Interdisciplinary Concentration (B.A.)  

Minor
Political Science Minor  

Interdisciplinary Minor
Latin American Studies Interdisciplinary Minor  


The Department of Political Science offers both a major and minor in political science.

In cooperation with several academic departments across campus, the political science department also offers interdisciplinary concentrations in international relations; law, politics, and society; and public administration; as well as an interdisciplinary minor in Latin American studies*.

All majors and interdisciplinary concentrations earn a bachelor of arts degree.
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*See the Department of World Languages and Cultures  section for the Latin American studies minor table.


General Education: University Core Curriculum and Distribution Requirements

See General Education Overview  in the Howard College of Arts and Sciences introductory pages for a list of required and applicable courses.

Political science majors and law, politics, and society majors cannot use POLS 200 (Power and Politics)  for the general education social science requirement.


Programs

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    Courses

      Political Science