Jun 24, 2024  
NIACC Catalog 2018-2019 
NIACC Catalog 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Political Science, Sample Schedule (2-Year Plan)

First Year

Total: 16 s.h.

Second Term

Total: 15-16 s.h.

Second Year

Third Term

Total: 15 s.h.

Fourth Term

Total: 15-16 s.h.


*Appropriate math level needed before enrolling in any math class. If transferring to the University of Iowa, also consider MAT - 161 Business Statistics , MAT - 165 Calculus (Business) , MAT - 210 Calculus I , and MAT - 216 Calculus II .

**If transferring to Iowa State University, consider courses from U.S. Diversity/International Perspectives. If transferring to the University of Iowa, consider courses from the General Education lists of International & Global Issues; Literary, Visual, and Performing Arts; and Values, Society, and Diversity. If transferring to University of Northern Iowa, consider HIS - 254 American Indian History  (Non-Western Culture requirement).


Note: Please check with transfer institution for their specific requirements or check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for further transfer planning.

  • AA Degree meets the General Education requirements for the College of Liberal Arts at most transfer institutions.
  • Check with transfer institution for Foreign Language requirement.
  • Admission requirements vary from institution to institution. Contact the transfer institution or check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for assistance.
  • Suggested schedule dependent on entry level of student.
  • Required GPAs vary from college to college.