Political Science Minor

Politics and International Affairs
Office: E368 Thompson Hall

(716) 673-3207

Dr. David Rankin, Chairperson (interim)

Email: political.science@fredonia.edu

Website: https://www.fredonia.edu/academics/colleges-schools/college-liberal-arts-sciences/politics-international-affairs


Minor Requirements

At least 21 credit hours in political science, including 12 credit hours of 300 level courses. Students who wish to be officially certified as a Political Science minor should plan a program with a departmental advisor. They should see an advisor at least once each semester thereafter. As a minor in Political Science, students may select either a wide cross section of courses from the various fields within the discipline or a group of courses focusing on one of the following specializations:

  • Law and Politics
  • Political Economy
  • American Politics
  • International Politics
  • Comparative Politics
  • Political Theory

For a listing of courses in each minor, students should see an advisor or the department chairperson.

Some courses require prerequisites. Click on any hyperlinked course for additional information. 

Total Credit Hours: 21