Contact the Director of Graduate Studies (DGS) prior to enrolling in a course if you have questions about whether it satisfies the requirements of this minor.

Core Courses (Required)

  • POL 8311: Political Psychology and Socialization (3 credits)
  • PSY 8201: Social Cognition (3 credits)
  • JOUR 8661: Journalism and Mass Communications (3 credits)
  • POL 8307 and 8308: Proseminar in Political Psychology (2 credits each)
    • Cross-listed as PSY 8211 and 8212

Students in the political psychology minor are expected to have strong methodological skills, so the minor does not replicate individual majors' requirements for methods competency.