Political Science, Minor - POSC

Minor Requirements (15 Hours)

Required
Select three of the following:9
American Politics
Political Thought
International Politics
Comparative Politics
Research Methods in Political Science
Electives
Select two of the following:6
American Politics and Law:
Introduction to American Law
Mass Media and Public Opinion
Political Participation
Political Parties and Interest Groups
Congress and the Legislative Process
The Presidency
The United States Constitution
American Political Development
Public Administration
Comparative Politics:
Latin American Politics
Middle East Politics
The Politics of Race
Gender and Politics
Democratization
International Politics:
International Law and Organization
The Global Politics of International Development
Global Environmental Politics
Transnational Feminisms
United States Foreign Policy
Political Theory:
The Quest for Human Rights
Politics and Religion
American Political Thought
Catholic Political Thought
Politics and Film
Other Courses
Special Topics in Political Science
Total Credits15

Note: The following courses cannot be used as Political Science electives:

POSC 150Politics and Film3
POSC 151Political Issues3
POSC 160Global Political Issues3
POSC 280Model UN1
POSC 495
POSC 496
Senior Thesis I
and Senior Thesis II
2
POSC 497Independent Study1-3
POSC 499Internship in Politics1-3