Undergraduate Minor in Political Science

Students may declare a minor in political science by submitting the online Minor Declaration Request Form. Prior to declaring a minor in political science, students should have completed at least one political science course.


  • A total of 15 political science semester credits is required to complete the minor.
    • At least 7 of these credits must be taken as upper-division electives.
  • A maximum of 3 internship credits (POL 3080) may apply to the minor. 
    • Directed study credits (POL 4994) cannot apply to the minor.