Politics Minor

New Curriculum

This curriculum applies to students in the Class of 2022 and later.

For an 18-credit minor in Politics, students complete the following:

Select three foundational courses from the following:9
Introduction to American Politics
Introduction to Comparative Politics
Introduction to Political Ideas That Shape the World
Introduction to International Relations
Select three 2000- or 4000-level politics courses9
Total Credits18

Previous Curriculum

This curriculum apples to students in the Class of 2021 and earlier.

For an 18-credit minor in Politics, students complete the following:

POLI 1101Introduction to American Politics (formerly PO 0011)3
POLI 1102Introduction to Comparative Politics (formerly PO 0012)3
POLI 1103Introduction to Political Ideas That Shape the World (formerly PO 0014)3
Select three upper-level politics courses taken in any politics subfield or as internships or independent study offered by the department.9
Total Credits18