2019-2020 Catalog

Publication date June 2019

Political Science Education Minor

(Teacher certification programs)

18 credits

POL 101American National Government3
Select two courses from:6
Contemporary Global Issues 1
Comparative Politics
International Relations
Political Theory
Political Inquiry and Analysis
Select nine credits of electives at the 300/400 level in political science (POL) or public policy (PUB 330, PUB 332, PUB 334, PUB 338). 29
Total Credits18

Teacher certification candidates must also complete GEO 200 Conservation of Global Environments (3 cr.) and EFN 200 Cooperatives (1 cr.) to fulfill statutory licensing requirements (credits do not count toward the political science education minor); in addition, early adolescence-adolescence candidates must also complete POL 408 Teaching and Learning History and Social Studies in the Secondary School (4 cr.) unless a major in social studies education (broad field), geography education, history education, or sociology education is completed.

An official Praxis Subject Assessment (formerly PRAXIS II) score in content area is required, or candidate must meet GPA requirements for certified content subject areas.

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