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2022-2023 University Catalog 
2022-2023 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Political Science Minor

Requirements for Minor (15 credits)

Political Science courses

  • POL 10000-19999 (any course) - Credit Hours: 3.00
  • POL 20000-59999 (any course) - Credit Hours: 12.00


  • A total of six (6) hours of POL 40300, POL 49500, and POL 59000 may be applied to the minor
  • No more than three (3) hours of POL 40300 or POL 59000 from internship programs
  • 50% of credits for CLA minors must come from Purdue University.
  • Political Science Minors must earn a “C-” or better. The P/NP option is not available to complete this minor.

College of Liberal Arts Pass/No Pass Option Policy

  • P/NP cannot be used to satisfy Liberal Arts Core, Liberal Arts major, minor, or certificate requirements.


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