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Advising Information

DegreeWorks is a web based degree audit application and academic advisement tool that provides a clear and convenient method for students and advisors to track degree progress. Degree Works can be accessed through the Advising Tab on My Charleston (  Please take time to review the DegreeWorks Help Resources located on the Help & Training tab.

Political Science majors that have completed 18 POLS credit hours (including POLI 205) that have at least a 2.5 overall GPA and normally a 2.8 POLS GPA are eligible to participate.  Please discuss with your advisees when appropriate and encourage them to contact Dr. Claire Curtis at 953-6510 or at to set-up an appointment to discuss.  POLI 402 (field internship) course requirements in the fall or spring semester include:  a paid or unpaid field internship (140 hours, 10-15 hours per week during semester), attendance to POLS 402 class, a research paper, journal and other class assignments.  Visit Local Internship Options and Course Requirements  for more information.

Pre-Law Advising
Dr. Richard Nunan serves as the College of Charleston Pre-Law Advisor.  Students can contact him at  in the Department of Philosophy.