The Eberly College of Arts and Sciences announces an online minor in General Political Science. The purpose of this minor is to provide students with knowledge of Political Science.

Minoring in Political Science can also provide a very useful complement to students majoring in related disciplines such as Philosophy, Economics, Women’s Studies, Geography, History, and Sociology/Anthropology.

Students will complete five courses, 15 credit hours. All courses must be completed with a grade of C or higher to receive the minor.

Select two courses (6 credit hours):

Select three courses (9 credit hours):

POLS491 and 493 courses may be included where appropriate – department approval required in advance.

For additional information contact Lucinda Potter at To register for online courses, contact WVU Online at (800) 253-2762 or email