Offered as: Major, Minor
The Political Science program at WSU Vancouver may be taken as either a major or minor concentration within the Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences degree program. A major involves taking 24 credits, 15 of which must be upper division classes (courses with a numeral designation of 300 or above). A minor involves taking 15 credits, six of which must be upper division. The program is tailored to meet each student's individual needs and career aspirations. Participation in the program involves studying such topics as public law, public policy and administration, and comparative and international politics. In addition to academic course work, the Political Science program offers internships in many government agencies.