Bachelor of Arts in Political Science - Quantitative Reasoning Category I/II and Stretch English

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 37

This roadmap is a suggested plan of study and does not replace meeting with an advisor. Please note that students may need to adjust the actual sequence of courses based on course availability. Please consult an advisor in your major program for further guidance.

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
ENG 104 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch I 1 3
PLSI 200 Introduction to American Politics (Major Core, D3, USG) 3
GE Area A 2 3
GE Area B: Quantitative Reasoning (B4) 3 3
GE Area C 3
 Units15
Second Semester
ENG 105 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch II (A2) 1 3
GE Area A 3
GE Area B: Physical Science (B1) and Laboratory Science (B3) 4 3-4
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 5 6
 Units15-16
Third Semester
PLSI 250 Comparative Politics (Major Core) 3
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) 4 3-4
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
GE Area E 3
 Units15-16
Fourth Semester
PLSI 275 Introduction to Political Theory (Major Core) 3
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Two 5 6
 Units15
Fifth Semester
PLSI 304 Scientific Inquiry in Political Science (Major Core) 4
GWAR Requirement 6 4
GE Area UD-B: Upper-Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 5 3
 Units14
Sixth Semester
Breadth Requirement - Take One 7 3-4
Major Electives 8 3-4
GE Area UD-C: Upper-Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 5 6
 Units15-17
Seventh Semester
Breadth Requirement - Take One 7 3-4
Major Electives 8 3-4
GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 5 6
 Units15-17
Eighth Semester
Breadth Requirement - Take One 7 3-4
Major Electives 8 3-4
Culminating Experience 9 3-4
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 5 6
 Units15-18
 Total Units119-128