School of Humanities & Behavioral Science

Political Science minor

The Political Science minor requires 15 hours and is an excellent complement to majors such as business, computer science, foreign language, global studies, history, psychology, public relations, and sociology.

Minor Requirements

Minors are expected to complete successfully the foundational classes before attempting upper-division coursework.

Foundational Courses
Minors take all of the following courses:

  • POSC 2020, Introduction to Politics (3 hours)
  • POSC 2100, American National Government (3 hours)

Remaining hours from additional POSC courses, with at least 6 hours from upper-division courses (3000 - level or above). No more than 3 credit hours from POSC 2810, 2840, 4800, and 4810 may be applied toward the minor. POSC 4700 does not apply toward the minor.

View the Undergraduate Catalog for full course descriptions.