Online Minor in Political Science
For students in the online BA in Interdisciplinary Studies degree program or U of A degree-seeking students:
In order to add this minor, students must consult their advisors for their academic majors.
The study of political science is the traditional choice for those considering law school. Courses also provide preparation for careers in government service, including internationally oriented paths, such as the foreign service, intelligence and foreign aid, and development agencies. Political science students are also prepared for domestic political careers, such as consulting, research, polling, policy and regulatory analysis, and political campaign staff roles.
Twelve hours from the courses below (at least 9 credit hours numbered 3000 or above):
- PLSC 2203 - State and Local Government
- PLSC 3103 - Public Administration
- PLSC 3203 - Introduction to Legal Studies
- PLSC 3253 - Urban Politics
- PLSC 4103 - Introduction to Urban Planning