Political Majors and Minors
It is departmental policy that all Political
Science majors seek advisement each semester prior to
registration, until they graduate. Although any student can
register without departmental approval following the completion
of sixty (60) hours, we do not believe that this is either
expedient or useful, as it is very easy to overlook various
requirements, unless one is intimately familiar with the
We have provided a great deal of information on
the following pages:
The advisement process differs from student to
student, as each student's record is different. However, some basic
You must complete the Undergraduate core .
You must complete a major (in this case, Political Science, presumably...).
You must complete a minor or a second major.
You must take enough electives to reach the minimum number of required hours (128 minimum).
The undergraduate advisement process is one of the
most important aspects of your time at ETSU. Therefore, it is
vitally necessary that you take an active part in your advisement.
No advisor can guarantee that you graduate "on-time", if you
personally fail to act responsibly in regard to seeking advisement,
asking pertinent questions, and maintaining regular contact with
What questions would you like us to answer?
Your questions and suggestions are welcome. Please include your e-mail address so that we can contact you directly.