Associate in Arts - Direct Transfer Agreement (AA-DTA)
The study of political science concentrates on the philosophy, structure and function
of government. Career opportunities exist in law, private business, public administration,
nonprofit organizations and teaching. Complete studies to transfer to earn a bachelor’s
For a roadmap that identifies the preferred sequencing of courses and other specific recommendations from faculty, please see the corresponding program map(s):
|POLS& 101||Intro to Political Science||5|
|POLS 107||Comparative Government||5|
|POLS& 202||American Government||5|
|POLS& 203||International Relations||5|
|POLS 220||The Law and Social Issues||5|
Minimum transferable credits required to earn this degree: 90 in courses numbered 100 or above with a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.0. A course cannot be credited toward more than one distribution or skill area.
Upon the completion of the AA DTA, students will be prepared for transfer to a four-year institution for the student's intended career pathway, and have the following skills and abilities:
Global Skills (assessed at degree level):
General education outcomes (assessed at course level):
Area of study outcomes:
Program planning is based on information available at the time of preparation. It is the student’s responsibility to meet with their LCC advisor and with an advisor at the college to which they plan to transfer for specific requirements. Consult the LCC catalog for LCC graduation requirements. Most four-year universities require one year of a single foreign language as a graduation requirement.