Political Science Minor

for the Minor in Political Science

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

A minor in political science is designed for students who want to improve their ability to deal intelligently and critically with issues and ideas about government and politics. The minor introduces students to courses involving important theoretical and applied questions about the role of citizens, associations, and states in the application of political power. Students will be exposed to advanced courses that build on relevant introductory courses.

PS 100Intro to Political Science3
Select two additional 100- or 200-level Political Science courses6
Select three 300- or 400-level Political Science courses from courses offered on the Urbana-Champaign campus9
Total Hours18