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Minor in Missouri Studies

The Minor in Missouri Studies will provide crucial knowledge about Missouri's diverse history, culture, resources, and policy challenges for college graduates entering various career tracks in politics, state and local government, education, journalism, agriculture, law, tourism--particularly for those intending to remain in the state after graduation.  

Requirements

  • The minor will require a minimum of 15 credit hours 
  • At least 9 of those hours must be taken from a list of core courses 
  • At least 9 of the 15 must be completed in residence at the level of 2000 or above 
  • At least two of the areas below must be represented
  • A minimum GPA of 2.00 is required for all minor courses; grades below a C- will not be accepted 
Core Courses*
ENGLSH 2310Missouri Writers3
GEOG 2130Geography of Missouri3
HIST 2440History of Missouri3
POL_SC 2250Missouri Politics3
Elective Courses *
Environment and Resources*
PUB_AF 4340Regional and Economic Development Policy3
HLTH_SCI 3100Health Care In Missouri3
Humanities/Fine Arts*
ENGLSH 2310Missouri Writers3
Social Science *
ENGLSH 4620Regional and Social Dialects of American English3
GEOG 2130Geography of Missouri3
GEOG 2720The City3
HIST 2230Walt Disney and American Culture3
GEOG 3580Placewriting3
HIST 2440History of Missouri3
HIST 4910History in the Public: An Introduction to the Theory and Practice of Public History3
HIST 4940Internship in History3
POL_SC 2250Missouri Politics3
POL_SC 4940Political Science Internship3-6

  * Some courses are currently being proposed/created and are not listed. 

Contact

For further information contact:
Samuel Cohen, Associate Professor
Department of English
Director, Minor in Missouri Studies
missouristudies@missouri.edu