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Undergraduate Degree Programs

Pennsylvania Studies Minor

University Park, College of the Liberal Arts (PASTU)

This minor is for students who want to emphasize the history, culture, politics, and other important features of Pennsylvania in their academic programs. The minor consists of 18 credits, at least 6 of which must be at the 400 level. A certificate is awarded to students who complete the requirements of the minor.

A grade of C or better is required for all courses in the minor.

Scheduling Recommendation by Semester Standing given like (Sem: 1-2)

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MINOR: 18 credits

PRESCRIBED COURSES (3 credits)
HIST 012 GH;US(3) (Sem: 1-4)

ADDITIONAL COURSES (6-9 credits)
Select 6-9 credits from GER 157 GH;US(3), HIST 150 US(3), HIST 200 US(3), AM ST 050 GH(3), or PL SC 125(3) (Sem: 3-6)

SUPPORTING COURSES AND RELATED AREAS (6-9 credits)
Students may select, in consultation with their Pennsylvania Studies adviser, 6-9 credits from among courses that focus substantially on Pennsylvania. At least 6 credits must be at the 400 level. A partial list of such courses includes LER 100 GS(3), LER 433(3), L A 496(1-18), PL SC 130 GS;US(3), PL SC 426(3), SOC 454(3). With the approval of the Pennsylvania Studies adviser, students may count up to 3 credits for internships in Pennsylvania. Students may enroll in the College of the Liberal Arts internship program or a departmental internship program. (Sem: 3-8)

 

Last Revised by the Department: Summer Session 1988

Review Date: 3/12/02

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