The Field of Study Curriculum for Political Science is designed for students seeking a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Government. It does not apply to International Relations, Political Economy, National Security Policy Studies, or other related specialized undergraduate programs.

Austin Community College’s (ACC) field of study courses for political science are listed below. The Field of Study Curriculum for Political Science consists of 18-20 lower-division semester credit hours (SCH) that are fully transferable to other Texas public colleges and universities.

Political Science Field of Study Curriculum
GOVT 2304Introduction to Political Science
GOVT 2305United States Government
GOVT 2306Texas State & Local Government
MATH 1342Elementary Statistics
Directed ElectivesAdditional 6-8 SCH determined by transfer college/university.

Students should always consult with an academic or Government faculty advisor regarding transfer to a specific college or university. In addition, students should consult with an advisor at the Texas college or university to which they are transferring for additional information.