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2019-2020 Catalog 
2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Political Science Minor

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Department of Political Science, College of Humanities and Social Sciences

25 credits in political science courses



Why Consider a Political Science Minor?

Many others who are not majors take political science courses as an essential part of their liberal arts education. Further, students with a Political Science Major or Minor can go on to law school, graduate school in international business, international relations, public policy and teaching. In sum, political science complements a number of other majors across the social sciences, humanities, natural sciences, and professional degrees, and can enrich inquiry into the problems of sustainability, cultural diversity, and internationalization.

 Contact Information

Political Science Department Chair
Amir Abedi
Arntzen Hall 415

Administrative Services Manager
Joan Blackwell
Arntzen Hall 415

Program Coordinator
Erica Steele
Arntzen Hall 415

 Sample Careers

The Political Science minor can complement other areas of study and prepare you for a host of careers, both domestic and international such as NGOs, government agencies, and business

 Major/Career Resources


How to Declare (Admission and Declaration Process):

You can declare the Political Science minor at any time. Stop by the Political Science department office at Arntzen Hall 415.

Grade Requirements

A grade of C- or better is required for a student’s major or minor courses, and supporting courses for majors and minors.


 Note: PLSC 101 does not count toward minor.

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