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Political Science Minor

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MINOR PROGRAM CHECK SHEET

 

Program Requirements:
  • Political Science is a minimum 30 credit hour minor. A grade of “C-” or better is required for each course counting towards the minor, but a cumulative grade of C [2.00] is required for completion of the minor.
  • Students must complete at least 20 graded credits in upper division courses counting toward the minor
  • A minimum of 10 credit hours counting toward the minor must be completed at Eastern Oregon University.

 

PROGRAM REQUIRED COURSES: 20 credits
Course # Title [and course information] Credit(s) Prerequisites(s)
POLS 101 American National Government [SSC, UWR, DPD] 5
POLS 221 International Relations [SSC, UWR, DPD] 5
POLS 340 Politics and Media [SSC, UWR] 5

 

Choose one of the following courses:

POLS 407 Capstone 5
POLS 450 Applied Policy Analysis [UWR] 5

 

REQUIRED ELECTIVES: 10 credit hours

A minimum of 10 credits in upper division Political Science courses.:

Course # Title [and course information] Credit(s) Prerequisite(s)
POLS 310 Selected Topics 1-6
POLS 314 State & Local Government [UWR] 5 Any lower division political science course
POLS 315 Globalization and Beer 2
POLS 316 Politics and Beer 2
POLS 317 Beer and Tourism 2
POLS 318 The American Dream 2
POLS 320 The Presidency 5
POLS 340 Budgetary Politics & Process [SSC, UWR] 5
POLS 350 Public Policy [SSC] 5
POLS 352 Politics and Media [UWR] 5
POLS 353 Community & Regional Planning [UWR] 5
POLS 354 Public Personnel Management [UWR] 5
POLS 381 Jurisprudence [UWR] 5
POLS 382 Constitutional Law [UWR] 5
POLS 383 Civil Liberties [UWR] 5
POLS 384 Administrative Law & Process 3
POLS 402 Selected Topics 1-5
POLS 409 Field Placement 1-15
POLS 410 Selected Topics 1-5
POLS 477 Gambling Policy [UWR] 5
POLS 480 Political Science Education 1-3

 

NOTE: Students may not declare both the Public Policy and the Public Administration minors.

Students pursuing both the Political Science and Public Administration minors may apply POLS 101 to both minors. No other courses can overlap and apply to both minors. Students also must complete both POLS 407 and POLS 450.

Students pursuing both the Political Science and Public Policy minors may apply POLS 101 to both minors. No other courses can overlap and apply to both minors. Students also must complete both POLS 407 and POLS 450.

 

Total credits required for major: 30

If the requirements for the minor are not met at the time of graduation, the minor will not be awarded.
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Last update January 2015