Political Science Minor Online

  • Minor
  • College of Arts & Letters
  • Department of Political Science & Geography

Enhance your bachelor's degree with a solid foundation in American politics and international politics.

You can also use this minor to focus on public law. This focus examines the philosophical and theoretical underpinnings of public law, and the relationship between individuals and the law.











    • 15 credit hours

    You will take one introductory course and select four political science courses related to your interests.

    A minor can only be earned as part of an undergraduate program. Talk with an ODUGlobal enrollment coordinator to determine if you have credits that will transfer.

  • Access course materials online from any location. Many classes don't have a scheduled meeting time, so you can fit class into your personal schedule. The instructor may schedule assignments and exams at specific times. All courses follow ODU's regular academic calendar.

  • In-state Virginia Residents
    $393 per credit hour*
    Out-of-State Students
    $426 per credit hour

    Active duty military students may qualify for a discounted undergraduate tuition rate.

    These tuition rates are effective Fall 2023 and subject to change. 
    * In-state rate assumes residency requirements are met.

A dedicated enrollment team for your major will guide your transition to ODUGlobal.