Sociology and Anthropology
College of Humanities and Social Sciences


A minor in sociology provides a disciplined and systematic way to study issues of justice, equality, freedom, and identity. A sociology minor is considered excellent preparation for a variety of careers and an excellent foundation for law school or higher education.

Minor Requirements (Catalog Year 2014-2015)

In addition to meeting the following requirements, students must meet the university requirements for all minors. Eight credits of course work in this 18-credit program must be unique to the minor.

Two required courses (6 credits)

Students must complete each of these courses with a minimum grade of 2.00.

SOCI 101 - Introductory Sociology Credits: 3
SOCI 311 - Classical Sociological Theory Credits: 3

Four elective courses (12 credits)

Students may focus the coursework for their minor by choosing electives from one of the five concentrations offered as part of the BA in sociology.

Total: 18 credits

Requirements may be different for earlier catalog years. See the University Catalog archives.

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