Political Science, Minor

The Political Science Department's course offerings span the discipline of political science, from American political institutions, to the politics of world regions, the emergence of a new international order, and recent and ancient political ideas. The Department's curriculum is divided into the four standard fields of American politics, comparative politics, international relations, and political theories. There are also other opportunities for study in political processes of elections and communications and public policy. A minor involves one introductory political science course and five political science electives.

Minor Requirements 1
Polotical Science Core Requirement
Select one of the following:1
Introduction to Comparative Politics
Comparative Politics of Developing Areas
Introduction to American Politics
Introduction to International Relations
Ancient Political Thought
Modern Political Thought
Other Requirements
Select 5 course units of PSCI courses5
Total Course Units6

4 course units must be taken in PSCI Dept at U of P.

The degree and major requirements displayed are intended as a guide for students entering in the Fall of 2023 and later. Students should consult with their academic program regarding final certifications and requirements for graduation.