​​Undergraduate Certificate - Governance of Nations

​Minimum Total for Graduation: 15-18 hours
Degree: Certificate

This 15-18 credit hour certificate is designed for students of any major and non-degree students who seek an understanding of significant issues confronting nation-states in today’s global economy and strategies for evaluating various policies to address these challenges.

Program Requirements:​

Required Courses (9 hours)
PSC 242 - Introduction to Comparative Politics 3(3-0)
PSC 375 - Socialism, Fascism, and Liberalism 3(3-0)
PSC 501 - Bullets not Ballots: Revolution, Insurgency and Civil War 3(3-0)
Electives (6-9 hours)
Select hours from the following:

PSC 100 - Introduction to Political Science 3(3-0)
PSC 340 - African Political Systems and Processes 3(3-0)
PSC 341 - Comparative Politics: Eastern Europe 3(3-0)
PSC 343 - Southeast Asian Political Systems and Processes 3(3-0)
PSC 344 - East Asian Political Systems and Processes 3(3-0)
PSC 345 - Middle Eastern Political Systems 3(3-0)
PSC 346 - The Politics of Islam 3(3-0)
PSC 347 - Comparative Politics: Western Europe 3(3-0)
PSC 348 - Latin American Political Systems 3(3-0)
PSC 370 - Gurus, Avatars, and Nukes: South Asian Politics 3(3-0)
PSC 515 - Comparative Public Policy 3(3-0)
​PSC 571WI - The Military and Politics 3(3-0)

Total: 15-18 semester hours​