Minor in Political and Civic Leadership

The Minor in Political and Civic Leadership is for students who are not political science majors. Minors must be admitted to the Civic Leadership Program and meet all of its requirements (17 hours). At least three courses (nine hours) must be at the advanced level.

One Foundation Course, chosen from the following:3
Intro to Political Science 1
Foundations of Pol Sci
Intro to US Gov & Pol
Intro to Global Studies
Governance
An intermediate (200 level) or advanced (300 level) course in public policy 23
A course examining the construction and consequences of social identity relating to race, religion, ethnicity, or gender 23
A course exploring different perspectives on a just, ordered, and moral society 23
PS 491 or approved internship course in another department3
At least two sections of PS 199 designated as pertaining to the Civic Leadership Program. A list of such sections is available in the Undergraduate Studies Office of the Department of Political Science. 32
Total Hours17
1

Credit is not given for both PS 100 and PS 200.

2

Choose from a list maintained by the Department of Political Science.

3

PS 199 is a temporary designation. As these courses are developed and receive PS
numbers, these new course numbers will take the place of PS 199.