Political Science

Dual Phd with Political Science

Example timetable for dual major with Political Science is shown below. Variations of the Summer Research Internship (SRI) and second year projects with research rotations and other program-specific constraints are possible.

Timetable

Informatics CNSPolitical Science
Year 1FallI501*Y570*, Y575
SpringI606Y576, Y657
SummerSRI
Year 2FallI601Research Rotations + Project + ElectivesY669
SpringI609Y573
SummerSRI
Year 3FallElectivesElectivesY577
SpringI709
Summer
Year 4FallDissertation research and elective courses + IU SROC summer undergraduate mentoring program
Spring
Summer
Year 5Fall
Spring
Summer

* I501 and Y570 must occur in semesters where they appear, all other courses can be taken in years 1-3.

Orange line represents time when all students must complete course requirements for admission to candidacy, which can happen any time in year 3. Mentorship of under-represented minority undergraduate students, under the Summer Research Opportunities in Computing (IU-SROC) program, occurs in the last two years. The dissertation proposal is expected to occur by the end of year 4 (red line). Dissertation defense is expected to occur during year 5.