Joint Military Studies - Minor

College of Business Administration
107 Business Administration Building
Kent Campus
330-672-2772
www.kent.edu/business


Description

Leadership styles, organizational structure and behavior and a global perspective form the common ground between the military and business. The Joint Military Studies minor enhances junior leader development and success in an increasingly competitive world. Please note it is not limited only to those students enrolled in one of the military’s pre-conditioning programs (Air Force or Army ROTC).

Fully Offered At:

  • Kent Campus

Admission Requirements

Admission to a minor is open to students enrolled in a bachelor’s degree, the A.A.B. or A.A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree (not Individualized Program major). Students enrolled only in the A.A. or A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree in Individualized Program may not declare a minor. Students may not pursue a minor and a major in the same discipline.

 

Minor Requirements

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Minor Requirements
All of the following rules apply:
At least 6 credit hours taken at the junior or senior (30000 or 40000) level
At least 3 credit hours taken from HIST
At least 4 credit hours from ASTU or MSCI (military branch different than one student is pursuing)
At least a minimum grade of "C" must be earned in all courses
Choose from the following:18
Aerospace Studies
THE FOUNDATION OF THE UNITED STATES AIR FORCE I
THE FOUNDATION OF THE UNITED STATES AIR FORCE II
EVOLUTION OF UNITED STATES AIR FORCE AIR AND SPACE POWER I
EVOLUTION OF THE UNITED STATES AIR FORCE AIR AND SPACE POWER II
LEADERSHIP STUDIES I
LEADERSHIP STUDIES II
DEFENSE STUDIES I
DEFENSE STUDIES II
Military Science
INTRODUCTION TO LEADERSHIP I
LEADERSHIP SEMINAR I
INTRODUCTION TO LEADERSHIP II
LEADERSHIP ASSESSMENT I
LEADERSHIP SEMINAR II
LEADERSHIP ASSESSMENT II
INDIVIDUAL RESEARCH
LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT
ORGANIZATIONAL LEADERSHIP
MILITARY MANAGEMENT AND ETHICS
THE PROFESSIONAL MILITARY OFFICER, MANAGEMENT, AND LAW
Military History
WORLD WAR II
NATO:THE ENDURING ALLIANCE
SEVENTEENTH-CENTURY EUROPE
HISTORY OF MODERN FRANCE
SECTIONAL CONFLICT AND CIVIL WAR
RECONSTRUCTION AND THE LATER SOUTH
PROGRESSIVE AMERICA: THE UNITED STATES, 1896-1919
VIETNAM WAR
HISTORY OF THE MIDDLE EAST
MODERN EUROPEAN HISTORY, 1914-1945
MODERN RUSSIA, 1917-PRESENT
POLITICS, CULTURE AND SOCIETY OF 20TH-CENTURY EUROPE
EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY AMERICA:1714-1789 (DIVD)
THE HOLOCAUST:THE DESTRUCTION OF EUROPEAN JEWRY, 1938-1945
POLITICS OF WAR
COMPARATIVE FOREIGN POLICY
U.S. FOREIGN POLICY
Minimum Total Credit Hours:18

Graduation Requirements 

Minimum Minor GPA
2.000
  • A minor in Joint Military Studies is open to any student. The Professor of Military Science and Professor of Aerospace Studies as appropriate grant access to junior and senior level courses for non-ROTC students who are pursuing a Joint Military Studies minor and who are not contracted ROTC students.
  • A minor in Joint Military Studies allows students who have completed specialized ROTC courses to receive credit for this training. Normally the ROTC courses are applied as electives within a degree program. A minor provides proof on a student's transcript that they have specialized in the area of Joint Military Studies.