Minor in Political Science

Students who minor in political science will complete 21 hours of coursework, including 15 hours of Core courses and at least 6 hours of electives. The minor’s Core normally will include the following courses:

Introductory-level coursework
Select one of the following: 3
American Government I
Global Perspectives
Intermediate-level coursework
Select two of the following:6
International Politics
Comparative Politics
Introduction to Public Administration
Advanced-level coursework
Select two of the following:6
Introduction Research Methods
Introduction to Political Thought
American Political Thought
American Constitution-Governmental Powers
American Constitution-Civil Liberties
Political Behavior
Electives (intermediate level or above)6
Total Credits21