Unit requirement may vary by degree and program, but generally require a minimum of 120 credits including a combination of core/general education courses and degree specific courses. Each department specifies which courses students must take and how many units must be accrued in order to fulfill the requirements of a particular major. Degree requirements are subject to change, so please check the academic catalog for the most current information. Politics and Global Studies majors must complete the following degree requirements:

Core/General Education Requirements

16 Courses

44-49 Credits

Politics & Global Studies Prerequisites & Core Requirements

13 Courses

39 Credits

Politics & Global Studies Electives

12 Courses

32-37 Credits


38+ Courses

120+ Credits