First Year (Freshman)

Fall Semester (South Suburban College)

  • OCS 121 (Overview for College Success) 1 credit
  • ENG 101 (Composition & Rhetoric) 3 credits
  • PHL 101 (Introduction to Philosophy) 3 credits
  • MTH 115 or 126 (General Education Mathematics or Fundamentals of Statistics) 3 credits
  • Physical & Life Science (must include lab) 4 credits

Spring Semester (South Suburban College)

  • ENG 102 (Composition & Research) 3 credits
  • Humanities & Fine Arts 3 credits
  • Social & Behavioral Science 3 credits
  • Physical & Life Science 3 credits
  • PSC 101 (American National Government) 3 credits

Second Year (Sophomore)

Fall Semester (South Suburban College)

  • SPE 108 (Oral Communications) 3 credits
  • Humanities & Fine Arts 3 credits
  • Social & Behavioral Science 3 credits
  • PSC 102 (American State and Local Government) 3 credits

Spring Semester (South Suburban College)

  • Social & Behavioral Science 3 credits
  • PSC 108 (Contemporary Political Problems) 3 credits
  • PSC 210 (Comparative Foreign Governments) 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits

Third Year (Junior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • TRS 101* (Transfer Success Course), 1 credit
  • POS 200 (Introduction to Social Justice) 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • CORE Experiential Learning Course 3 credits
  • POS 375 (Civil Rights & Civil Liberties) 3 credits
  • POS 311 (Poverty Policy) 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits

Fourth Year (Senior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • CORE Experiential Learning Course 3 credits
  • POS 326 (Food Justice) 3 credits
  • POS 324 (Politics & Literature) 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • POS 241 (Presidential Primaries) 3 credits
  • POS 348 (Politics of Climate Change) 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits

*TRS 101 - Transfer Success Course (Waived with transfer of 90 credit hours or more)

^=Grade of C or higher required

MATH 095 - if required by the Roosevelt University Assessment

RU CORE Experiential Learning Courses may be completed within a major course, consult advisor.