Homeland Security Minor

Students in a political science class STRONG CHOICE FOR CRIMINOLOGY MAJORS - This minor offers an added understanding of political issues both in our nation and around the world. A class on terrorism, pictured, includes opportunities for small group discussions.

The Homeland Security Minor Requires Completion of 18 Credits

A minimum of nine credits must be taken at IUP for this minor. Only one minor can be declared in this department.

PLSC 101 World Politics and PLSC 111 Power and Democracy in America must be completed first. Then the other four courses may be completed, which include:

  • PLSC 283 - American Foreign Policy
  • PLSC/CRIM 344 - Terrorism
  • PLSC 388 - Dimensions of National Security
  • PLSC 465 - Intelligence Process and Policy