You may already have a major but you're still looking for a useful minor to round out your studies. A minor in Political Science is a good choice, whether you're majoring in biology, art, or even computer sciences.

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A grade of C or better is required in all courses applied to the minor. At least six hours of the minor must be completed at UAB, including three hours at the 300-level or above.


All program requirements and courses are outlined in the UAB Undergraduate Catalog. You will take required political science courses and several general elective courses.

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All the information you need to become a UAB student can be found on UAB's Undergraduate Admissions Hub.