2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Apr 17, 2021  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Diplomacy Minor

College of Sciences
College of Arts and Humanities
Department of Political Science, 
Phillips Hall, Room: 302
Department of History, Colbourn Hall, Room: 551


Dr. R. Handberg, 407-823-2608
Dr. Peter Larson, History@ucf.edu, 407-823-2225

In an increasingly shrinking, interdependent world, an understanding of diplomacy and diplomatic processes is critical for work in global business, international organizations and government. Students who complete this minor will gain experience in diplomatic history, concepts, theories, methods, protocol and practice.

Admission Requirements

  • None

Minor Requirements

  • A minimum GPA of 2.0 is required in all courses used to satisfy the minor.
  • At least 15 hours used in the minor must be earned at UCF within the participating departments.

Prerequisite Courses

  • Most courses for this minor will have prerequisites completed as a part of a student’s GEP requirement, as general electives, or a student can enroll into courses with consent of instructor.

Required Courses (6 Credit Hours)

Restricted Electives (12 Credit Hours)

  • Course substitutions are subject to prior approval by the Minor director.

Foreign Language Requirements

  • None

Total Undergraduate Credit Hours Required: 18

Other Requirements

  • No credit by exam (TSD, Military credit) may be used.
  • Internship, independent study, and substitute courses/new courses are allowed at the director’s discretion limited to a maximum of 3 credit hours.