Minor in Political Science

Minor in Political Science (21 credits)


The minor in political science requires 15 credits of  core courses and 6 credits of elective courses courses in any one or two subfields (American Politics and Public Policy, Political Theory and Methodology, Comparative Politics, Global Politics).


Required core courses for the Minor

21:790:201. American National Government 

21:790:202. America and the World 

21:790:203. Introduction to Comparative Politics 

21:790:371. Early Political Theory or 21:790:372. Modern Political Theory

21:790:491. Research Methods


And 2 additional Political Science Courses:




Grades: Only courses with grades of C or better may be counted toward the Minor.


Transfer credits: Up to 6 credits of political science courses taken at other colleges or universities may be applied toward the Minor with the approval of the Chair. These credits may not include courses already transferred in and evaluated by NJ Transfer and the Office of Academic Services.

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