Political Science

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Minor Requirements — 18 Credits

Degree Requirements

Take all of the following courses:

PSCI 100United States National Government

3

PSCI 105Fundamentals of Politics

3

PSCI 110Global Issues

3

Choose nine credits from any of the following courses:

Group A — American Politics

PSCI 203Colorado Politics

3

PSCI 207Women and Politics

3

PSCI 208Introduction to Public Administration

3

PSCI 301Electoral Politics in the United States

3

PSCI 302Power in America

3

PSCI 303Public Policy in the United States

3

PSCI 305Politics of Education

3

PSCI 306Constitutional Law

3

PSCI 307Social Movements in American Politics

3

PSCI 309American Political Development

3

PSCI 392Internship

1 - 10

PSCI 405Senior Seminar in American Politics

3

PSCI 422Directed Studies

1 - 3

ENST 205Environment, Politics and Law

3

Group B — International Relations

PSCI 220Introduction to International Relations

3

PSCI 240Globalization

3

PSCI 320American Foreign Policy

3

PSCI 321War and Peace

3

PSCI 325Conflict in the Middle East

3

PSCI 326International Political Economy

3

PSCI 328International Law and Organizations

3

PSCI 422Directed Studies

1 - 3

PSCI 425Senior Seminar in International Relations

3

Group C — Political Philosophy

PSCI 331Political Philosophy I

3

PSCI 332Political Philosophy II

3

PSCI 335American Political Philosophy

3

PSCI 422Directed Studies

1 - 3

PSCI 435Senior Seminar in Political Philosophy

3

Group D — Comparative Politics

PSCI 200Introduction to Comparative Politics

3

PSCI 210European Politics

3

PSCI 215Politics of Central and East European States

3

PSCI 230The Evolution of the Modern State

3

PSCI 315Comparative Public Policy

3

PSCI 316Latin American Politics

3

PSCI 317Transitions to Democracy

3

PSCI 318The Politics of the Developing States

3

PSCI 319Asian Politics

3

PSCI 323Politics of Religion

3

PSCI 350Politics and Film

3

PSCI 351Screening for PSCI 350

0

PSCI 415Senior Seminar in Comparative Politics

3

PSCI 422Directed Studies

1 - 3

NOTES: The student must complete Required Elective courses, which total 9 credits, selected from the above in consultation with their advisor.

Students may take up to 6 credits in the Political Science Internship Program, but only a maximum of 3 credits can apply toward the political science minor. Admission to the Internship Program is limited.

Applications are available in the program office and must be submitted to the director, Internship Program, no later than the time of preregistration for the semester of the proposed internship. Students must have accumulated 9 credits in political science at the time of application.