Brandon Fitzgerald

Brandon Fitzgerald

"I love the people and the atmosphere here. I love everything about Grand Valley." - Brandon Fitzgerald, nursing major Read More

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North Central Michigan College

Program Guide: Political Science

First Year

First Semester
ENG 111 3
MTH 130 4
Social Science elective 3
Elective 3
Humanities elective 3
16
Second Semester
ENG 112 3
Elective 3
PLS 141 3
Humanities elective 3
U.S. Diversity elective 3
15
 

Second Year

First Semester
PLS 235 3
Elective 3
Science elective 4
Elective 3
Elective 3
16
Second Semester
Lab Science elective 4
Elective 3
PLS 200 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
16
 

NOTES:

  • Degree offered: B.A., B.S. Students seeking the B.A. degree must demonstrate third semester proficiency in a foreign language.  Students seeking the B.S. degree must take STAT 200.
  • Students may want to consider transferring after one year of basic courses. Many of the prerequisite freshman/sophomore courses are not available at NCMC.
  • This guide fulfills the Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA).  Science electives must be selected from different disciplines.  Social science elective must be a non-PLS course.  Humanities electives must be selected from different disciplines.  Please check with your community college advisor for additional associate degree requirements.  GVSU will still honor the MACRAO agreement.
  • U.S. Diversity electives:  HST 131, HST 132, HST 205, HST 220, HST 221, SOC 120, SOC 230, SOC 271

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Students majoring in political science find positions in a wide variety of fields with a large percentage of persons employed in business. Other careers include government work in administration, foreign service, and specialized overseas assignments. There are also many positions in teaching, public action and interest groups.

Admissions Office • 1 Campus Drive • Allendale MI 49401-9403
Phone (616) 331-2025 • 1-800-748-0246 • admissions@gvsu.edu