Public Policy Minor

Minor Credit Hours: 18

This minor, housed in the Political Science Department, is available to all students and is particularly relevant for those majoring in Aviation, Biology, Communications, Social Work, Sociology, Human Resource Management, Psychology, Criminal Justice in the College of Arts and Sciences as well as for all majors in the College of Business.

Two upper-division courses and one other course in this minor may not be applied to any other major or minor.

Degree Requirements

I. Required Courses (12)

18-200American National Government


18-250Research Methods


18-381Public Policy Formation and Analysis


18-382Issues in Public Policy


II. Electives (6)

Students may select any courses from any policy area listed in the curriculum for the major.