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Minor in Sociology (SOC)

Administered by the Department of Sociology, Social Work and Criminal Justice

Effective Fall 2016

A student is required to take 18 credit hours of Sociology courses for the Sociology minor. All students are required to take one course (SOC.211 Principles of Sociology) and then select five additional courses, according to areas of interest of the student and with the advice and consent of his or her advisor.

Required Courses (6 credits):

SOC.211 Principles of Sociology

SOC.275 Sociological Theory

Choose four from the following courses - No more than two can be at the 200 level (12 credits):

SOC.213 Contemporary Social Problems

SOC.215 Racial and Ethnic Minority Groups

SOC.231 Marriage and Family

SOC.316 Urban Sociology

SOC.318 Social Stratification

SOC.320 Sociology of Gender

SOC.325 Sociology of Culture

SOC.360 Microsociology

SOC.343 Sociology of Deviant Behavior

SOC.467 Population Problems

SOC.470 Senior Seminar

SOC.471 Independent Study in Sociology