Political Science

Prerequisites for specific courses are noted in the IVCC Catalog.

WHAT FOLLOWS IS A SAMPLE CURRICULUM FOR FULL-TIME STUDENTS pursuing either an Associate in Arts Degree or Associate in Science Degree (guide sheets in Counseling Center). Program requirements vary from university to university. Consult a Counselor to choose your courses.

First YearUnits
FallSpring
ENG 1001 English Composition I3  
PSI 1000 American National Government3  
SPH 1001 Fundamentals of Speech3  
Elective1  
Fine Arts Group II3  
Mathematics3  
ENG 1002 English Composition II  3
PSI 2000 International Relations  3
Humanities Group I  3
Life or Physical Science Lab  4
Social Science  3
Year Total: 16 16
 
Second YearUnits
FallSpring
Elective Course3  
Health and Wellness1  
Humanities/Fine Arts Group I, II, or III3  
Life or Physical Science3  
Social Science3  
Major Course - Select a Univ. requirement 3  
Elective Course  3
Elective Course  3
Health and Wellness  1
Humanities/Fine Arts Group I, II, III, or IV  3
Major Course - Select a Univ. requirement   3
Major Course - Select a Univ. requirement  3
Year Total: 16 16
 
Total Units in Sequence:  64

 MINIMUM IVCC GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Minimum 64 Semester Hours with 2.0 GPA
  • Gen Ed Requirements for AA or AS degree
  • "C" or better in ENG 1001, ENG 1002, and SPH 1001
  • Global Appreciation Requirement (2 courses)
  • Application for Graduation

ADDITIONAL MAJOR/ELECTIVE COURSES TO CONSIDER:

ANT 1000, 1002, BUL 2000, 2010
CRJ 2020 (Spring only), ECE 2005
ECN 2002, 2003, EDC 2000
HIS 2000, 2001, 2006, 2008

For Science Gen Ed requirements 1 course must be completed in Life Science and 1 course in Physical Science.

There may be additional requirements for transfer admission not included in the sample curriculum above. Consult with a Counselor to develop your individual plan of study.

3/24/14