Minor Requirements

The minor in politics requires:

  • POL 102 International Relations or POL 103 Comparative Politics
  • POL 104 American Government
  • POL 210 Western Political Concepts I or POL 211 Western Political Concepts II
  • 6 additional credits in POL or HU electives, including at least one course that carries the WI designation
Politics minor advising worksheet.

All students also must fulfill Liberal Arts Core and University requirements, and some of the courses for the minor satisfy Core requirements. For example, POL 102 and 103 meet the SS-1 and GP requirements, POL 104 meets the SS-1 requirement, and many electives meet the SS-2 and WI requirements.