2008-2009 Catalog 
    
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2008-2009 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Political Science Minor


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Students majoring in other Letters, Arts, and Sciences disciplines may elect a minor in any of the political science tracks: political science, American politics and public law, global politics, or public administration.

Minimum Requirements


A minor requires a minimum of 18 hours of course work in political science, to include: 

Minor Track Requirements


  • For the general political science minor, students must complete at least nine hours of upper-division course work of their choice.
  • For the American politics and public law minor, nine hours of upper-division must come from either American Political Institutions and Behavior or Public Policy, Administration and Law.
  • For the global politics minor, at least nine hours must be selected from the global politics section.
  • For the public administration minor, students must include nine hours of upper-division course work from Public Policy, Administration and Law.

Political Science Course Offerings


Courses at the 100 level are designed for beginning students and 200 level courses are taught at the sophomore level. Remaining courses are structured in a more advanced manner. Students without previous courses in political science should consult appropriate instructors before attempting to take courses numbered 300 and above.

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