This minor introduces students to the main themes, issues, and questions of government and public policy. It covers the theoretical and practical dimensions of affairs of state and the relations between the state and citizenry on local, national, and international levels. It is designed to introduce students to the core of the discipline and, with three free electives, to give students the option to focus on any of its subfields.
The minor requires completion of five politics courses.
The minor in Politics is available to full-time, degree candidate students who have a cumulative grade point average of 2.00 or higher.
Students must complete three of the core courses of the Politics discipline:
This requirement is as follows: