The minor in immigration studies combines perspectives from the humanities and social sciences to provide an interdisciplinary and comparative understanding of the immigrant experience, ethnic identity, assimilation, ethnic exclusion and conflict, and refugee situations.
This is an interdisciplinary minor offered by the College of Humanities and Social Sciences.
For policies governing all minors, see the Undergraduate Policies section of the University Catalog.
The University Catalog is the authoritative source for information on program requirements and courses. The Schedule of Classes is the authoritative source for information on classes scheduled for this semester. See the Schedule for the most up-to-date information and see Patriot web to register for classes. Requirements may be different for earlier catalog years. See the University Catalog archives.
Students pursuing this minor must complete 15 credits of coursework with a minimum GPA of 2.00. Eight credits of course work must be unique to the minor.
SOCI 330 - US Immigrants and Immigration Credits: 3
CHIN 328 - Asian American Women Writers Credits: 3
SPAN 388 - Introduction to Latina/o Studies Credits: 3
ANTH 331 - Refugees Credits: 3
GOVT 445 - Human Rights Credits: 3
CONF 302 - Culture, Identity, and Conflict Credits: 3
INTS 416 - Refugee and Internal Displacement Credits: 3
INTS 361 - Neighborhood, Community, and Identity Credits: 3-6
SOCI 332 - The Urban World Credits: 3
SPAN 430 - Spanish in the United States Credits: 3