News

FACULTY PROMOTION
Congratulations to Dr. Alison Dagnes for her promotion to the rank of full Professor, effective Fall 2013!

PI ALPHA ALPHA
HONOR SOCIETY
Shippensburg chapter received a top honor from NASSPA. For more, click here.

PI SIGMA ALPHA
NATIONAL RECOGNITION
Congratulations to the Shippensburg University Theta Gamma Chapter of Pi Sigma Alpha for winning the 2011/2012 Chapter of the Year Award!  For more, click here.
  

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Contact Information

Political Science Department
Shippensburg University
1871 Old Main Drive
Shippensburg, PA 17257
(717) 477-1718

Laurie Stader
Department Administrator

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Course Schedule

Current Semester Course Offerings

Course #

Title

Spring

Fall

Spring

Fall
Spring

PLS100

United States Government

X

X

X

X
X

PLS141

International Politics

X

X

X

X
X

PLS201

Introduction to Political Science

X

X

X

X
X

PLS231

State and Local Government

X

X

X 

X
X

PLS251

Comparative Politics

X

 

X

X

PLS271

Introduction to Public Admin.

X

X

X

X
X

PLS291

Contemporary Issues

 

X

 

PLS300

Advanced American Government

X

X

X

X
X

PLS301

Research Methods

X

X

X

X
X

PLS302

Policy Analysis

X

 

X

X

PLS311

Legislative

X

 

 

X

PLS312

Executive

 

X

 

X

PLS313

Judicial

 

 

X

PLS321

Media and Public Opinion

 

 

X

PLS322

Interest Groups

 

 

X

PLS323

Campaigns

 

 

 

X 

PLS324

Women and Politics

 

X 

 

X

PLS325

African American Politics

 

 

 

X

PLS331

City Politics

X

 

 

X

PLS341

International Law and Organizations

X

 

 

PLS342

American Foreign Policy

X

 

 

X

PLS356

Politics of Developing Regions

 

X 

 

PLS357

Group Mobilization (Revolutions)

 

 

 

X

PLS3??

Political Economy and Conflict

 

 

X

PLS361

Theory: Ancient-19 th Century

X

 

 

X

PLS362

20 th Century Thought

 

 

 

X

PLS363

American Political Thought

 

X 

 

PLS365

Con Law 1

 

 

 

X

PLS366

Con Law 2

X

 

 

X

PLS367

Con Law 3

 

X

 

PLS371

Public Management

X

 

 

X

PLS372

Personnel

 

 

 

X

PLS373

Budgeting

 

 

X

PLS374

Ethics

 

 

X

PLS381

Labor Relations

 

X

 

PLS399

Capstone

 

X

X

X