Intelligence & National Security, Minor
Minimum Total Credit Hours: 18
Minimum Upper-Division Hours: 9
Program Code: N577
- 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 18 hours of coursework, including at least nine (9) hours at the upper-division level. Students must maintain a GPA ≥ 3.2 for Intelligence and National Security courses to satisfy the requirements for completing the minor.
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.
|P SC 4873||Tools of Statecraft||3|
|P SC 4883||Intelligence Analytics I||3|
|P SC 4893||Intelligence Analytics II||3|
|Choose 9 hours from one of the following tracks:||9|
|Total Credit Hours||18|
- 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 2016
|C S 4133||Data Networks||3|
|C S 4823||Cryptography||3|
|C S 5153||Network Security||3|
|ECE 4213||Digital Signal Processing||3|
|ECE 4623||Computer Hardware Design||3|
|ECE 4653||Digital Radar Systems||3|
|ECE 4663||Radar Engineering||3|
|ECE 4973||Special Topics (Digital Image Processing)||3|
|ECE 5563||Computer and Communications Security||3|
|ECE 5723||Radar Signal Processing||3|
|ECE 6973||Advanced Topics in Electrical and Computer Engineering||3|
|GIS 2023||Introduction to Spatial Thinking and Computer Mapping||3|
|GIS 4013||Fundamentals of Geographic Information Systems||3|
|GIS 4133||Fundamentals of Remote Sensing||3|
|PSY 3203||Cognitive Psychology||3|
|PSY 4243||Decision Making and Problem Solving||3|
|BSE 5333||(Introduction to Emerging Infections & Bioterrorism)|
|CPH 7013||(Fundamentals of Terrorism)|
|CPH 7323||(Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear & Explosive Terrorism)|
|HIST 3953||The Modern Middle East||3|
|P SC 2503||Global Politics||3|
|P SC 3020||Problems in American Government and Politics||1-3|
|P SC 3090||Special Topics (Intelligence & National Security)||1-3|
|P SC 3523||The History of Terrorism||3|
|P SC 3533||Contemporary Terrorism||3|
|P SC 3550||Topics in International Relations (Fundamentals of Terrorism)||1-3|
|P SC 3653||Government and Politics of Latin America||3|
|P SC 3693||Ethnicity, Energy, & Elections in Eurasia||3|
|P SC 3990||Independent Study (Intelligence & National Security)||1-3|
|P SC 4833||Intelligence Collection, Covert Action, and Politics||3|
|P SC 4843||Foreign Intelligence Services||3|
|P SC 4853||Ethics and Intelligence||3|
|P SC 4863||Strategic Intelligence Challenges||3|
|P SC 4960||Directed Readings (Intelligence & National Security)||1-4|
|P SC 4990||Independent Study (Intelligence & National Security)||1-3|
|P SC 5123||The Making of American Foreign Policy||3|
|P SC 5553||International Security||3|