Military Studies

College of Social Sciences and Interdisciplinary Studies

Program Description

The Military Studies Minor is an appropriate and timely course of study for any student interested in defense policy, the military's role in society, and military history. The successful completion of the minor will provide additional recognition for students wishing to understand these important subjects.

The Military Studies Minor is an interdisciplinary minor of 21 units which provides a broad range perspective on a vital contemporary issue. The program focuses on the nature of human conflict, conflict resolution, international power relations, historical battles and campaigns, the military in domestic society, and myriad sub-topics. It enhances student exposure to, and understanding of, relevant military subjects. The Military Studies Minor is compatible with, and complements, several majors, i.e., Economics, Geography, Political Science, and History. It is also compatible with the ROTC Aerospace Studies academic training program.

Degree Program

Minor in Military Studies

Contact Information

Dianne Hyson, Dean
Marya C. Endriga, Associate Dean
Amador Hall 255
(916) 278-6504