Sociology, (Minor)

About the Program: 

The minor in sociology program introduces students to the basic coursework and concepts in the discipline. By requiring an introductory course and emphasizing sociological theory, the program provides a structured introduction and the freedom to select three elective courses.

Program Requirements: 

Total Required Credit Hours 18 cr

Required Courses (9 cr)
SOC 100 Introduction to Sociology

SOC 330 Social Psychology
SOC 350 Power, Class, and Inequality

SOC 400 Foundations of Sociological Thought
SOC 408 Contemporary Sociological Theory

Electives (9 cr)

May be fulfilled by any SOC courses not already taken.


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