Government and Public Service

ADVISOR(S)

Alan Aguirre
(520) 626-1702
afaguirre@email.arizona.edu
Location: UAZ Nogales
Last Name From: n/a -

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University of Arizona Nogales 1st Term Advisor and transfer advising appointments available to schedule via Trellis or contact 520-626-1702 or email afaguirre@arizona.edu.

Nathan Bacal
(520) 621-8263
nathan1bacal@email.arizona.edu
Location: Pima Community College - East Campus
Last Name From: n/a -

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All Pima East advising is currently available via email, zoom, and phone.

Kayla Coronado

kaylajvasquez@email.arizona.edu
Location: Cochise College Douglas One Stop
Last Name From: n/a -

NOTES:

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 kaylajvasquez@arizona.edu.

Nancy Dusthimer
(520) 621-8216
ndusthimer@email.arizona.edu
Location: Sierra Vista Advising
Last Name From: n/a -

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All Sierra Vista Advising is currently available via email, Zoom, and phone.

Jill Hilton
(520) 621-8214
jkriesel@email.arizona.edu
Location: AZ Online
Last Name From: n/a -

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Available for appointments online (phone, Zoom) from 6:00-15:00 AZ time.

Rebecca Pickett
(520) 621-8206
rpickett@email.arizona.edu
Location: Fort Huachuca Education Center
Last Name From: n/a -

NOTES:

All Sierra Vista advising is currently available via email, Zoom, & phone.

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. 

Minor Requirements:

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

Additional Information

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.