Amy McCormick Diduch, coordinator
Poverty in the United States is largely a function of education, class, race, gender, age, and marital status. The minor in U.S. poverty analysis gives students the tools to understand why poverty can persist in a high income country and compare the possible solutions.
Requirements for the Minor in U.S. Poverty Analysis
21 semester hours
One of the following: ECON 210, ECON 247, or ECON 180
One of the following: POLS 209, PHIL 102, PHIL 235, PHIL 320, POLS 245, POLS 260, PSYC 221, REL 130, REL 221, SOC 112, or SOC 240
One three-credit service learning experience