Degrees Offered

Political Science, BA

History, BA

International Studies, BA

Political Science Minor Requirements (18 hours)

POL 201      Introduction to Political Science                

POL 202     Introduction to Political Theory

POL 203     American National Politics

POL 204     State and Local Politics

POL 210     Scope and Methods of Political Science

POL 304     International Politics


Pre-Law Certificate Program


Resident in the Department of Social Sciences, the Pre-Law Program at Hampton University provides all Hampton University students, regardless of major, with individualized advisement on the law school application process. The Pre-Law advisor is available to meet with students on a one-on-one basis or in groups. In addition, the Department offers a number of courses designed to acquaint the student with important skills that will prepare them for the study of law.  These courses include, but are not limited to, Constitutional Law, Legal Theory, Introduction to Logic and Scientific Method, and Legal Writing.

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