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Ohio University Majors

Political Science Minor


Program Overview

The Department of Political Science minor, in combination with a student's major course of study, instills a lifelong commitment to learning, which empowers students to meet their responsibilities as citizens, leaders, and professional political scientists in a democratic society and interdependent world. The minor requires certain introductory and foundational courses, and then allows for course options at higher levels, so that a student can experience both the range and depth of the discipline.

Admissions Information

Freshman/First-Year Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Change of Program Policy

No selective or limited admission requirements.

External Transfer Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Opportunities Upon Graduation

The political science minor is excellent supplemental preparation, in addition to a student's major, for a career in law, public service, foreign service, non-profit organizations, business and education.

Academic Catalog

The academic catalog provides additional information about curriculum and courses for this major.
Academic catalog

Program Details

Degree: Bachelor of Arts
Code: OR4201

Contact

College of Arts and Sciences  
Political Science Department 
Bentley Annex 266
Phone: 740.593.4373
Fax: 740.593.0394
https://www.ohio.edu/cas/pols

Administrative Contact

Contact:
polsba@ohio.edu

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