Political Science

These requirements apply to UAB's major in Political Science including concentrations in: American Politics and Political Theory, Global Politics and Policy and Human Rights and Social Justice.

Area V Transfer Student Pre-Professional & Elective Courses (19 semester hours)

Hours approved by the STARS approved Area V guide for Political Science: 9 Semester Hours

Remaining 10 semester hours should be taken from:

Alabama Community College System Courses/ UAB Course Equivalents / Semester Hours

  • POL 230 - Comparative Government/ PSC 102 - Introduction to Comparative Politics / 3
  • POL 236 - Survey of International Relations/ PSC 103 - Introduction to International Relations / 3
  • POL 240 - Political Theory/ PSC 104 - Introduction to Political Theory / 3
  • Remaining hour may be selected from other Areas II-IV approved courses / 1

UAB Contact:

Name Holly Henning
Title Academic Advisor
Phone (205) 934-6135
Email hhenning@uab.edu

Please print this document and attach it to the Political Science Articulation Guide.  Together, this document and the articulation guide comprise the articulation agreement for a major in Political Science at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

Name: ___________________________________________  Date: __________________________