Minor in Public Policy

The following requirements must be fulfilled: 30 credits, including 18 credits in required courses and 12 credits in elective courses.

PSC 1001Introduction to Comparative Politics
PSC 1002Introduction to American Politics and Government
PSC 1003Introduction to International Politics
PSC 2101Scope and Methods of Political Science
or PSC 2102 Visualizing and Modeling Politics
ECON 1011Principles of Economics I
ECON 1012Principles of Economics II
Three courses (9 credits) from the following:
PSC 2212State and Urban Policy Problems
PSC 2213Judicial Politics
PSC 2216The American Presidency
PSC 2217Executive Branch Politics
PSC 2218Legislative Politics
PSC 2219Political Parties and Interest Groups
PSC 2222Science, Technology, and Politics
PSC 2224Issues in Domestic Public Policy
PSC 2240Poverty, Welfare, and Work
PSC 2446U.S. Foreign Policy
PSC 2468Post-Soviet Foreign Policy
One course (3 credits) from the following:
ECON 2101Intermediate Microeconomic Theory
ECON 2159Government Regulation of the Economy
ECON 3161Public Finance: Expenditure Programs
ECON 3162Public Finance: Taxation
SOC 2105Social Problems in American Society
or SOC 2105W SocialProblems in Amer Society
SOC 2112Evaluation Research
SOC 2161Sociology of Complex Organizations
SOC 2170Class and Inequality in American Society
or SOC 2170W Class/Inequality-Amer Society