This pathway leads to a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Rowan University!

This is a sample schedule for your RCBC courses. Please meet make an appointment in AVISO for a personalized plan. The recommended associate degree at RCBC is Poltical Science (AA.POL).

RCBC Courses

Total Credits 61




Semester 1
(15 credits)

  • ENG 101 College Composition I (3CR)
  • MTH 107 Intro to Statistics (3CR)
  • Elective (recommend CIS 101 or CIS 161 for AA.POL) (3CR)
  • POL 101 American Government (3CR)
  • Artistic Literacy: ART 101, MUS 101 or THR 101

Check self-service for prerequisite requirements and associate degree requirements.

Semester 2
(16 credits)

  • ENG 102 College Composition II (3CR)
  • Natural Science with Lab (see associate degree for options) (4CR)
  • ECO 203 Intro to Microeconomics (3CR)
  • HIS 102 US History or HIS 102 US History II (3CR)
  • POL 103 Comparative Government & Politics

Electives are any RCBC course; email for questions about electives.

Semester 3
(15 credits)

  • Natural Science (see associate degree for options) (3cr)
  • PHI 105 Logic (3cr)
  • SPE 102 Public Speaking (3CR)
  • HIS 103 Ancient & Medieval Found. or HIS 104 Modern European History (3CR)
  • POL 220 Western Political Thought (3CR)

C or higher in POL 101, POL 103, & POL 220.

Semester 4
(15 credits)

  • Literature: PHI 205, LIT 203, LIT 206, LIT 207, LIT 208, LIT 209, LIT 210, or LIT 220 (3cr)
  • GEO 102 Principles of Geography (3CR)
  • Elective (recommend POL 250 or POL 215 for AA.POL) (3CR)
  • Diversity (see associate’s degree for options) (3cr)
  • ECO 204 Intro to Macroeconomics (3CR)

If you complete all recommended and required courses, you will earn an AA.POL degree after semester 4.




Rowan University Courses

Total Credits: 59

Courses are taken on the Glassboro Campus. Students need to apply to Rowan University in their last semester at RCBC. Students are automatically admitted if they graduate from RCBC with an AA or AS degree and complete the traditional transfer application process. Please meet with your Rowan University academic advisor to plan your courses at Rowan University.