Government and Public Service
Location: UAZ Nogales
University of Arizona Nogales 1st Term Advisor and transfer advising appointments available to schedule via Trellis or contact 520-626-1702 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Location: Cochise College Douglas One Stop
University of Arizona Douglas 1st Term Advisor and transfer advising appointments available on Tuesdays and Thursdays, or on Friday mornings. Schedule via Trellis or contact 520-626-1702 or email@example.com.
MINOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
The minor in Government and Public Service offered by University of Arizona South will provide supporting knowledge to prepare students for a variety of careers in federal, state, and local governments, business, law enforcement, international organizations, nonprofit organizations, journalism and other related professions. Courses chosen carefully with the help of a UA South advisor will teach students to speak, write, and argue effectively; conduct research and analyze data efficiently and accurately; think critically about implications, and draw conclusions that will lead to practical solutions for the modern world.
Requirements include GPSV 301 (American Political Ideas); 6 units in a GPS specialization, including: Government and Public Service, Law and Justice, Intelligence and National or International Security. An additional 9 units may be chosen from GPSV electives.
Double Use of Minor Course Work:
Courses in this minor cannot be double dipped with any major coursework.
Declaring the Minor
Contact a local UA South advisor to add this minor: https://azcast.arizona.edu/student-services/advising/meet-your-advisor
Complementary majors might include western or non-western second languages, history, psychology, or sociology. A major in a science area might be useful, particularly if the student is interested in environmental issues at national and international levels
Classes are available for this degree in a variety of locations for a traditional classroom setting as well as online classes for flexibility.