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Public Policy & Administration four-year plan

Public Policy and Administration major

Four-year plan (You MUST average about 15 credits per term to graduation in four years.)

 

Freshman year
Fall term Winter term Spring term
Course # Credits Course # Credits Course # Credits
PS 201, PS 202 3 PS 201, PS 202 3 PS 350/351 , SP 324, or WR 321 3-4
LACC course/electives 2-8 LACC course/electives 5-12 LACC course/electives 6-12
BA/BS Math & CS course 4 SP 324 or WR 321 3-4 CS 121 2
Total 9(15) Total 11-12(15) Total 11-12(18)
Foreign/second language (optional) 4 Foreign/second language (optional) 4 Foreign/second language (optional) 4
Total (with foreign language) 13(19) Total (with foreign language) 15-16(19) Total (with foreign language) 15-16(22)

 

 

 

Sophomore year
Fall term Winter term Spring term
Course # Credits Course # Credits Course # Credits
PS 350/351, SP 324, or WR 321 3-4 PS 350/351, SP 324, or WR 321 3-4 PS 350/351, SP 324, or WR 321 3-4
Econ 201 4 Econ 202 4 PA concentration class 3-4
LACC course/elective(s) 5-8 LACC course/elective(s) 3-4 LACC course/elective(s) 1-4
Minor requirement/elective 3-4 Minor requirement/elective 3-4
Total 12(15) Total 13(16) Total 10(16)
Foreign/second language (optional) 4 Foreign/second language (optional) 4 Foreign/second language (optional) 4
Total (with foreign language) 16(19) Total (with foreign language) 17(20) Total (with foreign language) 14(20)

 

 

 

Junior year
Fall term Winter term Spring term
Course # Credits Credits Course # Credits
PS 375 3 PS 466 or PPA concentration 3 PS 480, PS 454, or PPA concentration 3
PPA concentration or BA 361 or BA 390 3-4 PPA concentration or SOC 334 3-6 PPA concentration or SOC 334 3-4
PPA concentration 3-4 PPA concentration or internship 3-4 PPA concentration or internship 3-4
Minor requirement/elective 3-4 Minor requirement/elective 3-4 Minor requirement/elective 3-4
Total 12(15) Total 12(17) Total 12(17)
Foreign/second language (optional) 4 Foreign/second language (optional) 4 Foreign/second language (optional) 4
Total (with foreign language) 16(20) Total (with foreign language) 16(21) Total (with foreign language) 16(21)

 

 

 

Senior year
Fall term Winter term Spring term
Course # Credits Course # Credits Course # Credits
PPA concentration course(s) 6-8 PS 466 or PPA concentration 3-4 PS 480 or PPA concentration 3-4
PPA concentration or internship 3-6 PPA concentration course 3-4 PS 454 or PPA concentration 3-4
Minor requirement/elective 3-4 PPA concentration or internship 3-6 BA 361, BA 390, or PPA concentration 3-4
Minor requirement/elective 3-4 Minor requirement/elective 3-4
Total 12(18) Total 12(18) Total 12(16)
Foreign/second language (optional) 4 Foreign/second language (optional) 4 Foreign/second language (optional) 4
Total (with foreign language) 16(22) Total (with foreign language) 16(22) Total (with foreign language) 16(20)

 

 

 

Contact:
Sharyne Ryals, Administrative Assistant

Division of Social Sciences 

503-838-8288 | or e-mail: ryalss@wou.edu Location: HSS 231