Department of Political Science

West Chester University

Contact Info:
Tara Easterling
205 Ruby Jones Hall

Related Minors for Political Science Majors

Students in Political Science should consider supplementing and complementing their degree program with a related minor.  Related minors are important components of your undergraduate studies as they can provide you with the additional set of skills and knowledge that can boost your career opportunities or ability to be accepted into a top-level graduate programs.  For these Related Minors, consult directly the appropriate contact person, advisor, and program.

Here is a list of Minors that PSC majors often take.

WCU Minors Complementing Political Science Tracks:
Political Science General Track:

  • Anthropology/Sociology
  • Communications
  • Criminal Justice
  • History
  • Journalism
  • Philosophy
  • Women’s and Gender Studies
  • Look at the list in the Catalog for more!

International Relations Track:

  • Any language (since you already have to complete 4 courses in one)
  • Economics and Finance
  • Ethnic Studies
  • History
  • International Business
  • Latin American Studies
  • Peace and Conflict Studies
  • Russian Studies
  • Any other area you are interested in!

Applied/Public Policy Track:

  • Accounting
  • Economics and Finance
  • Geography and Planning
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Any other area you are interested in!

Social Studies Teacher Certification Track:

  • Any language (especially Spanish)
  • History
  • Geography
  • Ethnic Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Latin American Studies
  • Russian Studies