Political Science Minor in United States Politics
(18 credit hours)

Required Course (3 credit hours):

  • PO 101  United States Politics

                   or

  • PO 201  U.S. Political Institutions

 

Electives (15 credit hours, with no more than 6 hours at the 200 level):

  • PO 203  Geographic Information Systems I
  • PO 213  Wrongful Convictions
  • PO 295  Special Topics in United States Politics
  • PO 301  U.S. Congress
  • PO 304  Introduction to Policy Analysis
  • PO 311  U.S. Foreign Policy
  • PO 315  Civil Rights and Liberties
  • PO 316  Social Movements
  • PO 317  Judicial Politics
  • PO 318  Interest Groups and Political Parties
  • PO 319  U.S. Elections
  • PO 340  Law and FIlm
  • PO 395  Special Topics in United States Politics
  • PO 410  American Presidency
  • PO 412  Urban Politics
  • PO 417  The U.S. Supreme Court
  • PO 499  Seminar (if relevant and by petition)

Note: With Department chair permission and depending on the specific emphasis of a particular PO 398 offering, PO 398 can be used to fulfill minor requirements in U.S. Politics.