*Students are encouraged to use a field internship as their elective.
**If the topic is policy focused.
Reflective Essay Requirement
Students in the final year of their concentration will submit a reflective essay to PLCY coordinator within Political Science (students who complete POLI 402 can submit the essay written for that class). Specific instructions about the essay can be found through the Political Science Department.
Coursework Meeting Major Requirements Excluded from the Major GPA Calculation
None. All courses that may apply toward completion of course requirements within the major apply toward the major GPA calculation.