School of Social Sciences

Master of Arts for Teachers in Political Science

Degree Requirements

Students receiving the Master of Arts for Teachers in Political Science must complete 30 total graduate credit hours including:

  • Political Science Component (18 cr.)
  • Education Component (12 cr.)
  • A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required
  • All courses are 3 credit hours unless otherwise noted

Political Science Component (18 cr.)

  • POLS-P 570 Introduction to the Study of Politics 1
  • POLS-Y 580 Research Methods in Political Science
  • POLS-Y 675 Political Philosophy
  • POLS-Y 567 Public Opinion: Approaches and Issues
  • POLS-Y 661 American Politics
  • POLS-Y 657 Comparative Politics

Education Component (12 cr.)

  • EDUC-J 500 Instructions in the Context of Curriculum 
  • EDUC-P 507 Planning and Assesment
  • EDUC-H 520 Social Issues in Education
  • EDUC-Y 520 Strategies for Educational Inquiry

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