Government and Public Policy

Advisor Contact:
Michael A Greeley
Social Sciences, Room 322B
(520) 621-7600
Last names starting with
A to K
Minor Description:

The GPP minor is an excellent supplement to other majors within and outside the social sciences arena.  By introducing students to the various sub-fields of political science and public policy, the GPP minor allows students to gain foundational knowledge of political processes and institutions.

Minor Requirements:

Fall 2012 catalog and beyond:

Required courses:

-SGPP 300A, SGPP 300B

-Choose three courses from: POL 201, 202, 203, 204, 206

-Choose two courses from: SGPP 301, 302, 303, 304, 305, PA/POL 393 (Approved Internship)

(Minor checklists with course descriptions can be found here:


Students declared in the Political Science, Public Management and Policy, Criminal Justice or Law major(s) cannot declare the GPP minor.

Not all courses for the minor are offered every semester.  Transfer and study abroad course work must be approved by an SGPP advisor.

Academic Advisement Report

Declaring the Minor:

Students can contact their major advisor or any SGPP advisor to have the minor added.

Double Use of Minor Course Work:

Courses used toward the minor may not be used toward another minor or major.