Political Science Minor

All minors must complete a minimum of six one-semester courses in political science, including

Course Title Credits
POSC 1100Introduction to Politics3
One course from two of the four major subfields 17 to 8
Select three electives from any course in political science above the 1000 level 2,310 to 12

See available courses Subfields on the Political Science Major page.


Courses outside of political science with the POSC attribute may also fulfill this requirement.


POSC 1298 (transfer credit from AP Comparative Government and Politics) and POSC 1299 (transfer credit from AP US Government and Politics) may also fulfill this requirement.


The minor in political science is available at Fordham College at Rose Hill, Fordham College at Lincoln Center, and Fordham's School of Professional and Continuing Studies at Rose Hill and Lincoln Center.