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2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED BULLETIN]

Politics and Government, B.A.

 The curriculum of politics and government at the University of Hartford is organized into five areas.  

General Education Requirements (A&S)

In addition to major requirements, students must meet the General Education Requirements that correlate to their degree.

Major GPA and Grade Requirements

Students must maintain a minimum grade point average of 2.0 in courses required to complete the major. All courses required for the major must be taken for a letter grade.

Requirements for the Major

Required credits: 37

Elective Areas (24 credits)

Distributed as follows:

  1. Area distribution: A course in at least four of the five POL areas .
  2. Level distribution: At least 15 POL credits at the 300 or 400 level.

The same course may count toward both the area and the level distributions.

Additional Information:

Recommendations for majors:

  1. POL 200W  should be taken in the first or second year.
  2. POL 201P  should be taken in the second year.
  3. The general education mathematics requirement should be fulfilled with M 114 - Everyday Statistics .