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Major & Minor Requirements
One elective course from each area:
Additional Courses Offered:
Minor Requirements - Students with a Political Science Minor prior to Fall 2013
A minor consists of a minimum of 16 credits selected as follows: POL 100 or 110, 242 (or other approved research methods course), 251 and one to two advanced courses to reach the 16-credit requirement. For a teaching minor, students should select one or two additional courses from the foreign and domestic courses described above.
Minor Requirements - Students declaring a minor beginning Fall 2013
A minor in Political Science consists of a minimum of 20 credits in Political Science. Students must complete at least one 4 credit survey course (100 level). The remaining 16 credits should include courses from both the “American” and “International” offerings of the Department.
Majors can also focus their study of political science by specializing in one or more subfield concentrations.