Departmental Advisors
Undergraduate Studies Office
Madalyn Smith, 801-581-3241
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Graduate Studies Office
Sandy Hiskey, 801-581-8608
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Departmental Notes

Public Administration courses are now listed under the subject code of PADMN.

For course descriptions and pre-requisite information click on the subject column next to the appropriate catalog number.

POLS 110 - 070 US National Govt


This 3-week class meets May 12-28. Students are required to attend each class session. Please call 801.585.9963 with questions. This class meets at the Sandy Campus at 10011 Centennial Parkway, Suite 100, Sandy. For directions call 801.587.2520 or visit https://sandy.utah.edu/

POLS 110 - 070 US National Govt

  • Class Number: 2724
  • Instructor: TANNER, R. M.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 0.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $445.00
  • Seats Available: 5

This 3-week class meets May 12-28. Students are required to attend each class session. Please call 801.585.9963 with questions. This class meets at the Sandy Campus at 10011 Centennial Parkway, Suite 100, Sandy. For directions call 801.587.2520 or visit https://sandy.utah.edu/

POLS 322 - 070 Juris of Criminal Law


This class will have three hours of online work per week in addition to the in-class meetings. This is a Hybrid course, which uses a mixture of online, face-to-face, and technology enhanced instruction. This class meets at the Sandy Campus at 10011 Centennial Parkway, Suite 100, Sandy. For directions, call 801-587-2520 or visit http://continue.utah.edu/sandy

POLS 322 - 070 Juris of Criminal Law

  • Class Number: 8290
  • Instructor: ADAMS, I. T.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: Hybrid
  • Units: 0.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $445.00
  • Seats Available: 3

This class will have three hours of online work per week in addition to the in-class meetings. This is a Hybrid course, which uses a mixture of online, face-to-face, and technology enhanced instruction. This class meets at the Sandy Campus at 10011 Centennial Parkway, Suite 100, Sandy. For directions, call 801-587-2520 or visit http://continue.utah.edu/sandy

POLS 368 - 070 Globaliz & World Pol

POLS 368 - 070 Globaliz & World Pol

  • Class Number: 5142
  • Instructor: RODDEN, S.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 0.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $445.00
  • Seats Available: 3

POLS 1100 - 070 US National Govt


This 3-week class meets May 12-28. Students are required to attend each class session. Please call 801.585.9963 with questions. This class meets at the Sandy Campus at 10011 Centennial Parkway, Suite 100, Sandy. For directions call 801.587.2520 or visit https://sandy.utah.edu/

POLS 1100 - 070 US National Govt

  • Class Number: 2723
  • Instructor: TANNER, R. M. - View Feedback
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Fees: $45.85
  • Seats Available: 27

This 3-week class meets May 12-28. Students are required to attend each class session. Please call 801.585.9963 with questions. This class meets at the Sandy Campus at 10011 Centennial Parkway, Suite 100, Sandy. For directions call 801.587.2520 or visit https://sandy.utah.edu/

POLS 1100 - 090 US National Govt


This is an online course, which does not have a specific meeting time or location throughout the semester. For additional information, please visit https://online.utah.edu/about-online-learning/

POLS 1100 - 090 US National Govt

  • Class Number: 6253
  • Instructor: NELSON, S. L. - View Feedback
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 24

This is an online course, which does not have a specific meeting time or location throughout the semester. For additional information, please visit https://online.utah.edu/about-online-learning/

POLS 2100 - 090 Intro Intntl Relation


This is an online course, which does not have a specific meeting time or location throughout the semester. For additional information, please visit https://online.utah.edu/about-online-learning/

POLS 2100 - 090 Intro Intntl Relation

  • Class Number: 4284
  • Instructor: CHUNG, E. - View Feedback
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 63

This is an online course, which does not have a specific meeting time or location throughout the semester. For additional information, please visit https://online.utah.edu/about-online-learning/

POLS 2200 - 090 Intr Comparatv Politics


This is an online course, which does not have a specific meeting time or location throughout the semester. For additional information, please visit https://online.utah.edu/about-online-learning/ The course fee covers all required textbooks and course materials at a reduced cost. Students may request to opt out here: https://portal.verba.io/utah/login

POLS 2200 - 090 Intr Comparatv Politics

  • Class Number: 4285
  • Instructor: KOKOROMYTIS, D.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Fees: $46.65
  • Seats Available: 31

This is an online course, which does not have a specific meeting time or location throughout the semester. For additional information, please visit https://online.utah.edu/about-online-learning/ The course fee covers all required textbooks and course materials at a reduced cost. Students may request to opt out here: https://portal.verba.io/utah/login

POLS 2300 - 090 Intro Political Theory


This is an online course, which does not have a specific meeting time or location throughout the semester. For additional information, please visit https://online.utah.edu/about-online-learning/

POLS 2300 - 090 Intro Political Theory

  • Class Number: 5110
  • Instructor: STICKNEY, Z. J.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 28

This is an online course, which does not have a specific meeting time or location throughout the semester. For additional information, please visit https://online.utah.edu/about-online-learning/

POLS 2700 - 090 Intro To Public Admin


This is an online course, which does not have a specific meeting time or location throughout the semester. For additional information, please visit https://online.utah.edu/about-online-learning/

POLS 2700 - 090 Intro To Public Admin

  • Class Number: 3943
  • Instructor: WRIGHT, S. R.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 22

This is an online course, which does not have a specific meeting time or location throughout the semester. For additional information, please visit https://online.utah.edu/about-online-learning/

POLS 3001 - 090 Political Analysis


This is an online course, which does not have a specific meeting time or location throughout the semester. For additional information, please visit https://online.utah.edu/about-online-learning/

POLS 3001 - 090 Political Analysis

  • Class Number: 2480
  • Instructor: WRIGHT, S. R.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Fees: $50.00
  • Seats Available: 7

This is an online course, which does not have a specific meeting time or location throughout the semester. For additional information, please visit https://online.utah.edu/about-online-learning/

POLS 3220 - 070 Juris of Criminal Law


This class will have three hours of online work per week in addition to the in-class meetings. This is a Hybrid course, which uses a mixture of online, face-to-face, and technology enhanced instruction. This class meets at the Sandy Campus at 10011 Centennial Parkway, Suite 100, Sandy. For directions call 801.587.2520 or visit https://sandy.utah.edu/ The course fee covers all required textbooks and course materials at a reduced cost. Students may request to opt out here: https://portal.verba.io/utah/login

POLS 3220 - 070 Juris of Criminal Law

  • Class Number: 8288
  • Instructor: ADAMS, I. T.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: Hybrid
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $40.00
  • Seats Available: 16

This class will have three hours of online work per week in addition to the in-class meetings. This is a Hybrid course, which uses a mixture of online, face-to-face, and technology enhanced instruction. This class meets at the Sandy Campus at 10011 Centennial Parkway, Suite 100, Sandy. For directions call 801.587.2520 or visit https://sandy.utah.edu/ The course fee covers all required textbooks and course materials at a reduced cost. Students may request to opt out here: https://portal.verba.io/utah/login

POLS 3390 - 090 Intro Enviro/Sustain


This is an online course, which does not have a specific meeting time or location throughout the semester. For additional information, please visit https://online.utah.edu/about-online-learning/

POLS 3390 - 090 Intro Enviro/Sustain

  • Class Number: 7932
  • Instructor: NELSON, S. L. - View Feedback
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: Online
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 48

This is an online course, which does not have a specific meeting time or location throughout the semester. For additional information, please visit https://online.utah.edu/about-online-learning/

POLS 3680 - 070 Globaliz & World Pol


This class meets at the Sandy Campus at 10011 Centennial Parkway, Suite 100, Sandy. For directions call 801.587.2520 or visit https://sandy.utah.edu/

POLS 3680 - 070 Globaliz & World Pol

  • Class Number: 5141
  • Instructor: RODDEN, S.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Seats Available: 25

This class meets at the Sandy Campus at 10011 Centennial Parkway, Suite 100, Sandy. For directions call 801.587.2520 or visit https://sandy.utah.edu/

POLS 4900 - 001 Internship: Local


All internship applications require approval from the Hinckley Institute of Politics, 801-581-8501

POLS 4900 - 001 Internship: Local

  • Class Number: 2481
  • Instructor: LYON COTTI, M.
  • Component: Practicum
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0 - 12.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $200.00
  • Seats Available: 80

All internship applications require approval from the Hinckley Institute of Politics, 801-581-8501

POLS 4902 - 001 Internship: National


All internship applications require approval from the Hinckley Institute of Politics, 801-581-8501

POLS 4902 - 001 Internship: National

  • Class Number: 3463
  • Instructor: CURRY, J. M.
  • Instructor: SHIPLEY, G. N.
  • Component: Practicum
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0 - 12.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $300.00
  • Seats Available: 80

All internship applications require approval from the Hinckley Institute of Politics, 801-581-8501

POLS 4902 - 002 Internship: National

POLS 4902 - 002 Internship: National

  • Class Number: 6565
  • Instructor: SHIPLEY, G. N.
  • Component: Practicum
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0 - 12.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $300.00
  • Seats Available: 80

POLS 4903 - 001 Internship: Int'l


All internship applications require approval from the Hinckley Institute of Politics, 801-581-8501

POLS 4903 - 001 Internship: Int'l

  • Class Number: 3464
  • Instructor: HOFMANN, T.
  • Instructor: OH, J.
  • Component: Practicum
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0 - 12.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $300.00
  • Seats Available: 80

All internship applications require approval from the Hinckley Institute of Politics, 801-581-8501

POLS 4909 - 001 Internship: CEL


All internship applications require approval from the Hinckley Institute of Politics, 801-581-8501.

POLS 4909 - 001 Internship: CEL

  • Class Number: 3767
  • Instructor: LYON COTTI, M.
  • Component: Practicum
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0 - 12.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $200.00
  • Seats Available: 10

All internship applications require approval from the Hinckley Institute of Politics, 801-581-8501.

POLS 4920 - 001 Internship: Honors Loc

POLS 4920 - 001 Internship: Honors Loc

  • Class Number: 4717
  • Instructor: LYON COTTI, M.
  • Component: Practicum
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $200.00
  • Seats Available: 50

POLS 4922 - 001 Internship: Honors Nat

POLS 4922 - 001 Internship: Honors Nat

  • Class Number: 4718
  • Instructor: CURRY, J. M.
  • Instructor: SHIPLEY, G. N.
  • Component: Practicum
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $300.00
  • Seats Available: 50

POLS 4923 - 001 Internship: Honor Glob

POLS 4923 - 001 Internship: Honor Glob

  • Class Number: 4719
  • Instructor: HOFMANN, T.
  • Instructor: OH, J.
  • Component: Practicum
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $300.00
  • Seats Available: 50

POLS 4999 - 001 Honors Thesis/Project

POLS 4999 - 001 Honors Thesis/Project

  • Class Number: 2482
  • Instructor: CARTER, D. P.
  • Component: Honors Thesis Project
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 15

POLS 5100 - 090 Adv Amer Natl Govt


This is an online course, which does not have a specific meeting time or location throughout the semester. For additional information, please visit https://online.utah.edu/about-online-learning/

POLS 5100 - 090 Adv Amer Natl Govt

  • Class Number: 8731
  • Instructor: BUHLER, D. L.
  • Component: Lecture
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: Yes
  • Fees: $68.60
  • Seats Available: 3

This is an online course, which does not have a specific meeting time or location throughout the semester. For additional information, please visit https://online.utah.edu/about-online-learning/

POLS 6920 - 001 Internship: Grad Local

POLS 6920 - 001 Internship: Grad Local

  • Class Number: 3977
  • Instructor: LYON COTTI, M.
  • Component: Practicum
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0 - 9.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $200.00
  • Seats Available: 50

POLS 6922 - 001 Internship: Grad Nation


All internship applications require approval from the Hinckley Institute of Politics, 801-581-8501.

POLS 6922 - 001 Internship: Grad Nation

  • Class Number: 3768
  • Instructor: CURRY, J. M.
  • Instructor: SHIPLEY, G. N.
  • Component: Practicum
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0 - 9.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $300.00
  • Seats Available: 10

All internship applications require approval from the Hinckley Institute of Politics, 801-581-8501.

POLS 6923 - 001 Internship: Grad Global

POLS 6923 - 001 Internship: Grad Global

  • Class Number: 3336
  • Instructor: HOFMANN, T.
  • Instructor: OH, J.
  • Component: Practicum
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0 - 9.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $300.00
  • Seats Available: 25

POLS 6980 - 005 Faculty Consultation

POLS 6980 - 005 Faculty Consultation

  • Class Number: 7674
  • Instructor: STEELE, B. J.
  • Component: Independent Study
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 3.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 5

POLS 7970 - 004 Thesis Research-PhD

POLS 7970 - 004 Thesis Research-PhD

  • Class Number: 6517
  • Instructor: BUTTON, M.
  • Component: Thesis Research
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.0 - 12.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 5

POLS 7970 - 005 Thesis Research-PhD

POLS 7970 - 005 Thesis Research-PhD

  • Class Number: 6560
  • Instructor: BENNEY, T. M.
  • Component: Thesis Research
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.0 - 12.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 5

POLS 7970 - 006 Thesis Research-PhD

POLS 7970 - 006 Thesis Research-PhD

  • Class Number: 6692
  • Instructor: LOBELL, S.
  • Component: Thesis Research
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.0 - 12.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 5

POLS 7970 - 007 Thesis Research-PhD

POLS 7970 - 007 Thesis Research-PhD

  • Class Number: 7613
  • Instructor: STEELE, B. J.
  • Component: Thesis Research
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.0 - 12.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 5

POLS 7975 - 005 Indep Doctoral Resrch

POLS 7975 - 005 Indep Doctoral Resrch

  • Class Number: 5916
  • Instructor: SIMON, C. A.
  • Component: Independent Study
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.0 - 6.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Seats Available: 5