The minor in international relations requires a minimum of 15 s.h. in course work approved for the international relations major, including at least 9 s.h. in courses numbered 3000 or above and at least 12 s.h. taken at the University of Iowa. Students must maintain a cumulative g.p.a. of at least 2.00 in all courses for the minor and in all UI courses for the minor. Course work in the minor may not be taken pass/nonpass. Students may count a maximum of 9 s.h. earned in course work from one department toward the minor. To view the selection of courses available, see Bachelor of Arts in International Relations or Bachelor of Science in International Relations.

Courses for the minor must include the following.

This course:
POLI:1500Introduction to International Relations3
One of these:
POLI:3512International Conflict3
POLI:3516The Politics of International Economics3