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Political Science Minor

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Enhance your studies by gaining a deeper understanding of political theory and practice from both U.S. and world perspectives.

18 Credit Hours for Minor

Political Science Minor Requirements (9 Hours)

Electives (9 Hours)


What You'll Study

To earn this minor, students must complete eighteen hours of Political Science courses, at least six hours of which must be at 3000 to 4000 level.

Those majoring in International Studies may not obtain a minor in Political Science.



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If you have questions about pursuing a political science minor, please contact:

Dr. Courtney Thomas
527A Major Williams Hall
220 Stanger Street
Blacksburg, VA 24061
(540) 231-2855