Course List

Specific Requirements

I. Core Courses

  • CPO 4047: Politics of North American Cooperation, or ISS 4284: North American Integration
  • An upper division course in the history of the United States, Canada or Mexico. Approval by the program director is required.
  • GEW 3212: Geography of North America

II. Specialized Courses

Students must select three courses (a total of 9 credit hours) from the following lists. Courses must be selected from at least two different disciplines.

Note: This is not an exhaustive list; students should consult with the director of the program on current offerings.

History

  • LAH 3132: The Formation of Latin America
  • LAH 4433: Modern Mexico
  • LAH 4750: Law and Society in Latin American History
  • An upper division course in the history of the United States, Canada, or Mexico. It may not be the same course as that selected for a core history course. Approval from the program director is required.

Interdisciplinary Social Science

  • ISS 3280: Canadian Government, Politics, and Policy

Modern Languages

  • French (3 hours at the 3000 level or higher)
  • Spanish (3 hours at the 3000 level or higher)

Politics and International Relations

  • CPO 4340: Politics of Mexico
  • INR 3102: American Foreign Policy
  • INR 3303: Foreign Policymaking
  • INR 4521: Politics of Regional Integration
  • POS 3064: Federalism
  • POT 3204: American Political Thought

Religious Studies

  • REL 3120: Religion in America
  • REL 3197: Topics in Race and Religion of North America
  • REL 3380: Native American Religions