Student Learning Outcomes
Students graduating from this program will:
- critically evaluate their political and social environment.
- obtain an understanding of the workings of government and politics.
- develop skills in critical thinking, analysis and communication.
A minor in political science requires the successful completion of 18 hours of coursework within the discipline. At least 9 hours must be at the 300- to 400-level. In addition, at least 9 hours must be earned at UMKC. Only courses in which a grade of C- or better is earned will count towards the minor. It is advisable for students to talk with the department advisor regarding course selection.