Requirements for Political Science Minors
A general minor in political science can be arranged, as well as specialized minors in eight different subfields of the discipline. Interested students should see a faculty adviser to plan a coherent program of study as a minor field.
Students must achieve a cumulative 2.0 GPA in the political science courses chosen to qualify for the minor. Students may count no more than 3 hours in political science taken on a satisfactory/unsatisfactory basis toward the minor. Students taking an internship POL SCI 3940 may count no more than three hours of the internship toward the minor.
Minor in Public Policy
|POL SCI 2420||Introduction to Public Policy||3|
|Select four of the following:||12|
|Introduction to Urban Politics|
|The American Presidency|
|Public and NonProfit Budgeting|
|The Politics of Poverty and Welfare|
|Special Readings (when appropriate)|
|Public Affairs Internship (when appropriate)|