Elections & Campaign Management, Minor

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Minimum Total Credit Hours: 15

Minimum Upper-Division Hours: 9

Program Code: N339

  • The requirements for a minor must be completed concurrently with the major degree requirements.
  • No minor may be added by completing courses after receiving the bachelor’s degree.

At least six (6) credit hours must be earned in courses acceptable for residence credit by standards set forth by the College of Arts and Sciences, excluding transfer, correspondence, and examination (AP, CLEP, Advanced Standing) credit. Courses for the minor may not be taken Pass/ No Pass.

Students must successfully complete at least 15 hours of coursework, including at least nine (9) hours at the upper-division level.

No single course may be used by a student to satisfy a major requirement and a minor requirement. A course may be used, however, to satisfy both a major support requirement and a minor requirement.

Requests to substitute a minor requirement must be approved in writing by the Department of Political Science.

Required Courses

P SC 3433Voters and Campaigns3
P SC 3483Campaign Management3
Choose one of the following:3
American Political Parties
Public Opinion
Mass Media and American Politics
Political Psychology
Choose two of the following:6
Any of the courses listed above that are not taken to satisfy requirements
Government Internship
P SC 3913
Political Communication
P SC 4420
Political Campaign Processes
Strategic Communication Campaigns
Communication and Public Opinion
Mass Media Effects
Total Credit Hours15
  • Minors in the College of Arts & Sciences are available to all undergraduate students at OU. If the minor is officially declared, successfully completed, and noted on the graduation application, the student’s transcript will so indicate at the time the bachelor’s degree is posted.
  • Approved February 2014