American Political Institutions, Minor
The American political institutions minor introduces students to key concepts, practices, and perspectives in the study of American politics and government. Students complete the introductory American government course as well as four other courses that focus on various aspects of American politics and government at the national, state, and local levels.
Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated. Also complete any corequisite labs, recitations, clinicals, or tools courses where specified.
Note: This minor is restricted to students who are not enrolled in the political science major or in any political science combined major.
|POLS 1150||American Government||4|
|Complete four of the following:||16|
|Bureaucracy and Government Organizations|
|Business and Government|
|Urban Policies and Politics|
|State and Local Politics|
|The U.S. Congress|
|Judicial Process and Behavior|
|The American Presidency|
|Public Policy and Administration|
|Public Opinion, Voting, and Elections|
|Interest Groups and Public Policy|
|Politics and Mass Media|
|U.S. Constitutional Law|
|U.S. Civil Liberties|
2.000 GPA required in the minor