Homeland Security Science and Technology (HSST), Minor

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2017-2018. Learn more about University Academic Regulation 3.1.

Qingsheng Wang, qingsheng.wang@okstate.edu, 499 Cordell South, 405-744-5721

Total Hours: 22 hours

Minor Requirements
ENTO 2143Global Issues in Agricultural Biosecurity and Forensics3
or PLP 2143 Global Issues in Agricultural Biosecurity and Forensics
FPST 2344Elements of Industrial Hygiene4
POLS 3313Politics Of The Middle East3
POLS 3893Terrorism and Emergency Management3
AVED 4413Aviation Terrorism and Asymmetrical Warfare3
MSIS 4233Applied Information Systems Security3
Select 3 hours of the following:3
Hazardous Materials Incident Management
Environmental Engineering Science
Environmental Regulation for Technical Professionals (S)

Additional OSU Requirements

Undergraduate Minors

  • An undergraduate minor must include between fifteen and thirty hours, inclusive, of undergraduate coursework.
  • A minimum of six credit hours for the minor must be earned in residence at OSU.
  • The courses required for a minor may be included in the course requirements for any undergraduate degree or they may be in addition to degree requirements, depending on the overlap between the minor and degree requirements. However, an undergraduate minor must be earned in an academic field other than the student’s declared degree option. The minor may not duplicate the degree major or option (for example, a student who earns a BA in Art with an Art History option may earn a minor in Studio Art but not Art History undergraduate degree or they may be in addition to degree requirements, depending on the overlap between the minor and degree requirements. However, an undergraduate minor must be earned in an academic field other than the student's declared degree option. The minor may not duplicate the degree major or option (for example, a student who earns a BA in Art with an Art History option may earn a minor in Studio Art but not Art History).
  • A student generally follows the minor requirements associated with his or her matriculation year or newer requirements that have been established since matriculation. The time limit for following minor requirements from a given academic year is six years.

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