Anderson, Indiana

First Year Schedule

Tue, 2013-11-19 14:58 -- political science

First Year Schedule

We recommend the following first-year schedule for students intending to major in either Political Science or Political Science-Economics. Your schedule may vary depending on placements in English, Foreign Language, Speech, and Math.

Fall Semester

CourseClass TitleCredit Hours
POSC 2020Introduction to Politics3
LART 1050First Year Experience Seminar1
ENGL 1110Rhetoric and Composition3
Foreign Language ISpanish, French, or German4
COMM 1000Intro to Speech Communications3

Spring Semester

CourseClass TitleCredit Hours
POSC 2100American National Government3
LART 1100Liberal Arts Seminar2
ENGL 1120Rhetoric and Research3
Foreign Language IISpanish, French, or German4
CPSC 1100Business Computer Applications3


  • CPSC 1100 fulfills the Math requirement and is highly recommended but not required.
  • We recommend completing the Foreign Language requirement in your first year.
  • Students may schedule a maximum 18 hours per semester.
  • If you have room in your schedule, complete additional Liberal Arts classes rather than electives.
  • Consider an elective only if you plan to double-major.
  • Summer Options include Tri-S and Job Shadowing.