MSU Billings Catalog

Political Science Minor

Required Courses

PSCI 210Intro to American Government *3
PSCI 220Intro to Comparative Govt *3
PSCI 230Intro to International Rel *3
PSCI 342Media, Public Opinion, Polling3
or PSCI 427 Research Methods
Restricted Electives
Select 9 credits chosen from the following courses in consultation with a Political Science advisor. Substitutions must be approved by the Political Science advisor.9
Principles of Microeconomics *
Introduction to Econometrics
Econ of Global Development
Law and Economics
Economics of Organizations
Introduction to Public Admin
Intro to State and Local Govt
American Foreign Policy
Media, Public Opinion, Polling (if not taken as a required course)
Comparative Institutions
American Political System
Courts and Judicial Politics
Public Policy Analysis
Public Organizational Theory
International Conflict
Comparative Political Economy
Research Methods
Language and Law
Ethics & Public Policy
Const Law: Civil Liberties
Const Law: Powers & Structures
Special Topics
Independent Study
Internship/Cooperative Educ
Total Minimum Credits21

May satisfy General Education requirements.

Certain courses in this program have prerequisites; students should check the course descriptions for required prerequisites.