Schreiner University offers courses leading to the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Political Science in three tracks of study: American government or international relations or pre-law. The program is designed to instill in students a broad outlook in either area that is fundamentally sound. Such a curriculum is necessary for an individual to be a competent, educated, and productive citizen in today’s global society.
This is a multidisciplinary major coupled with a strong liberal arts core. It is designed primarily for students who plan to embark in careers in government service, academia, non-profit organization administration, and/or attend law school.
A major in Political Science consists of POLS 2301 plus:
American Government Track: POLS 2302, 3305, 3310, 3320, 3330, 3340, 4397 and six hours
upper level POLS.
International Relations Track: POLS 2302, 2303, 3310, 3320, 3372, 3381, 3382, 3383, 3384, 3385, 4399 plus 4 semesters of a foreign language.
Pre-Law Track: BSAD 3310, 3311, POLS 3320, 3330, 3340, 3352, 4399 and 6 hours upper
Students wishing to earn a minor in Political Science must take POLS 2301, 2302 and complete an additional 12 advanced semester hours from the following: POLS 3305, 3310, 3320, 3330, 3340, 3350, 3360, 3370, or 4370.
A minor in Political Science-International Relations includes the following lower level courses: HIST 1351 and POLS 2303 and at least 12 hours of upper level courses chosen from the following: POLS 3310, POLS 3372, POLS 3381, POLS 3382, POLS 3383, POLS 3384, POLS 3385, or POLS 4370.
POLITICAL SCIENCE FACULTY
Cockroft, Dr. Jeannette bio
Associate Professor of History & Political Science
Program Coordinator, History
Office: A.C. Schreiner 205
(830) 792-7267 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Ellers, Dr. Steven (Steve)
Associate Professor of Political Science
Office: A. C. Schreiner 105
(830) 792-7433 | email@example.com
Grillo, Dr. Mike
Assistant Professor of Political Science
Office: A.C. Schreiner 118
(830) 792-7461 | firstname.lastname@example.org