Political & Civic Leadership Minor

for the Minor in Political and Civic Leadership

department page:

department website: https://www.pol.illinois.edu

department faculty: Political Science Faculty

overview of college admissions & requirements: Liberal Arts & Sciences

college website: https://las.illinois.edu/

email: pol@illinois.edu

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
or PS 200
Intro to US Gov & Pol
Intro to Global Studies
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