Undergraduate College / Academic Programs / Politics and Law

Politics and Law Major (B.S. Degree)
Department of History, Politics and Geography

Courses Credits
HP 1113 American Federal Government 3
HP 1483 U.S. History I 3
HP 1493 U.S. History II 3
HP 2013 World Civilizations I * 3
HP 2023 World Civilizations II * 3
HP 2123 Introduction to Political Studies 3
HP 3213 Political and Social Philosophy 3
Electives (as specified by the department) 27
Total Politics and Law Major Course Credits 48

Students intending to study law should take courses such as Introduction to Law (HP 2143), Constitutional Law (HP 4153), Business Law (BADM 3113), etc. Students in this track should plan to work in internships in either political or legal offices. It is also recommended that students take at least one travel-study course and should seriously consider taking advantage of the opportunities afforded by the SNU participation with CCCU study abroad programs through which students may earn up to 16 credits for a semester study abroad experience.

* One section of World Civilizations is required for General Education CORE.