Minor Code: SOCMIN
21 hours to complete
7 courses required
For the Declaration of Minor Form, contact the department:

Requirements

The minor requires 7 courses (minimum 21 hours) in Sociology.

I. Required Course

Minors must take 1 course from the following group (students may select any one):

SOC 201: Organizations & Society

SOC 214: Class, Status, & Power

SOC 221: Culture & Society

SOC 245: Individual & Society

SOC 266: Global Change

SOC 247: Racial & Ethnic Relations

SOC 355: Social Research I

SOC 457: Development of Sociological Theory

II. Electives

The remaining 6 courses are electives.  All Sociology courses count as electives, with the following conditions:

  • Elective courses must be a minimum of 3 credit hours
  • No more than one course (4 hours) from the SOC 497R-499R series may count as an elective toward the minor.
  • All 7 courses for the minor must be taken for a letter grade.
  • Minors who study abroad may take up to 2 electives abroad.