Political Science (PLSE.S.AA)

61.0 Credit Hours

The Associate of Arts in Political Science is designed for students planning to transfer to a four-year college or university and pursue a baccalaureate degree in political science or a related field. The curriculum fulfills the freshman and sophomore general education requirements of most four-year colleges and universities. As part of this degree program, students must complete the requirements of the Ohio Transfer Module in order to graduate.

Program Outcomes

  • Recognize and articulate an understanding of the increasing interdependence of world cultures and their consequences.
  • Demonstrate ability to think logically and solve problems using analysis, synthesis and evaluation.
  • Apply knowledge of political structures, actors and processes to the understanding of contemporary political, social and economic issues.
  • Communicate effectively in a variety of ways with varied audiences through writing skills, oral communication skills, listening skills, reading skills, computer literacy and information literacy..
  • Demonstrate knowledge of political structures, actors and processes in various local, national and international settings.
  • Achieve group goals in a variety of social contexts.
  • Demonstrate responsibility and accountability in accomplishing goals.

Curriculum

Associate of Arts Elective 12 credit hours
Associate of Arts Communication Group Elective 3 credit hours
Multicultural Elective 3 credit hours
Ohio Transfer Module: Arts & Humanities Elective 6 credit hours
Ohio Transfer Module: Natural & Physical Sciences Elective 6 credit hours
Ohio Transfer Module: Social & Behavioral Sciences Elective 6 credit hours
Ohio Transfer Module: Mathematics Elective 3 credit hours
BIS 1120: Introduction to Software Applications View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENG 1101: English Composition I View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENG 1201: English Composition II View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
PLS 1120: American Federal Government View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
PLS 1232: State & Local Government View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
PLS 2200: Political Life, Systems & Issues View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
PLS 2220: International Relations View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
SCC 1101: First Year Experience View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 1 credit hour
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