Political Science (Minor)

Arts and Sciences
Behavioral Sciences

The Online Bulletin is for information purposes only. Current students must complete the requirements as outlined in the York Bulletin as applicable.
Course Descriptions
Course descriptions can be found in the online PDF version of the Bulletin

For students in other majors who desire a background in government and politics the program offers four minors in political science. Interested students are urged to consult with political science faculty to determine an appropriate minor.


Requirement for the Political Science Minor


Required Courses

POL103Politics and Government in the United States* 
POL202Comparative Politics 

Choose one from the following:

POL241International Politics 
POL285Urban Government in the United States 

Choose one from the following:

POL267Classical Political Theory I: Plato to Machiavelli 
POL268Political Theory II: Machiavelli to Marx 
POL269American Political Thought 

Choose one from the following:

POL340American Capitalism: Political and Social Aspects 
POL367Contemporary Political Theory 

*Students are required to complete Political Science 103 in partial fulfillment of Pathways General Education Requirements as a prerequisite to these courses.

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