The study of politics prepares students for a lifetime of critical and constructive engagement with their communities and the world. They explore authority, cooperation, deliberation, persuasion, resistance, rebellion, and other manifestations of power in diverse social, political, and economic contexts. Learn more about the Politics program.
Minors are available to undergraduate students across The New School.
The minor in Politics requires the completion of the following five (5) courses, distributed as follows:
Courses should be chosen carefully, in consultation with the director of the program. Students pursuing the Politics minor are encouraged to download the Politics Minor Requirement Worksheet to track their progress. Students must receive grades of C or better in all courses taken to fulfill concentration requirements.
Students pursuing a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science in Liberal Arts can pursue deeper study in this subject area through the self-designed major. To explore this, contact an academic advisor and read more about the self-designed option at Lang.
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Admission ContactOffice of AdmissionEugene Lang College of Liberal Arts
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Phone: 212.229.5150 or 800.292.3040
Program ContactDeva WoodlyPolitics Director of Undergraduate Studies and Departmental Faculty Advisorwoodlyd@newschool.edu6 East 16th Street, room 718212.229.5747 x3134