Loyola University Maryland

Department of Political Science

Major and Minor

The Department of Political Science offers a major (13 required courses), as well as a minor (7 courses).

Students majoring in political science are required to take two introductory courses, Politics (PS101) and American Politics (PS102), and any eleven three-credit political science courses at the 300 or 400 level. The two required introductory courses meet the social science core requirement for majors.

To earn a minor in political science, students must take the two introductory courses, Politics (PS101) and American Politics (PS102), and any five three-credit political science courses at the 300 or 400 level.

Worksheets for the major and minor have been created by AASC.
Dr. Lynch
Faculty

Moira Lynch, Ph.D.

As associate professor of political science, Moira Lynch, Ph.D., is inspired by her student’s dedication to their academics

Political Science