American Politics Minor

The minor in American Politics provides an understanding of the American political institutions, functions and policies. The program is flexible and includes a choice of electives, which focus on a range of topics - from foreign and environmental policy to political theory and research techniques.

Required Courses (3):

POLI 101           Introduction to Political Science
POLI 250           Public Policy

POLI 311           American Constitutional Law
or
POLI 312           Civil Liberties

Electives (3):

POLI 201           State and Local Government
POLI 202           American Political Behavior
POLI 205           American Political Institutions
POLI/CJUS 214   The Judicial Process
POLI 270           Public Administration
POLI 351           Environmental Public Policy
POLI 353           The Making of U.S. Foreign Policy

 

American Politics Minor checklist

 
Roanoke College Poll: Late deciders push Romney to narrow lead over Obama in Va.; Allen overtakes Kaine in Va. Senate race

Roanoke College Poll: Late deciders push Romney to narrow lead over Obama in Va.; Allen overtakes Kaine in Va. Senate race

Romney overtakes Obama by narrow margin in Va. according to RC Poll conducted after Presidential debates. Rep. Allen enjoys 5 point lead over Dem. Tim Kaine for the U.S. Senate seat in Va.

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