University General Course Catalog 2023-2024 
    Jul 14, 2024  
University General Course Catalog 2023-2024

Political Communication and Advocacy, Minor

The program helps students become more effective political communicators and advocates, developing skills and knowledge that can translate into work in campaigning, policy-making and -marketing, and lobbying. Students majoring in political science or in any other field may minor in Political Communication and Advocacy by completing 18 units of coursework. Beyond required lower- and upper-division coursework, students will work with the political science Internship Coordinator to complete three to six units of a relevant internship.

Contact Information

Department of Political Science
Thompson Building 221
(775) 784-4601

College of Liberal Arts Student Center
Thompson Building 101
(775) 682-8745

I. Program Requirements (18 units)

Per College of Liberal Arts policy, no more than 9 units used to satisfy any major requirements may be reused to meet the requirements of this minor.

A. Lower division coursework (6 units)

Students are required to take six units of coursework from the following list. At least one COM course and one PSC course is required.

C. Internship Coursework (3-6 units)

Students are required to take three to six units from the following list.