The minor requires 5 courses (20 hours) in Sociology. To declare a minor in Sociology, please see Brandon Mitchell, Undergraduate Program Coordinator, Tarbutton Hall 225.
Minors must take 1 course from the following group (you may select any one):
SOC 201 : Organizations & Society
SOC 214: Class, Status, and Power
SOC 221: Culture and Society
SOC 245: Individual and Society
SOC 266: Global Change
SOC 247: Racial and Ethnic Relations
SOC 355: Social Research I
SOC 457: Development of Sociological Theory
The remaining 4 courses are electives. Most Sociology courses count as electives, with the following conditions:
No more than 1 course in the general introductory series of SOC 101, 103, and 105 can count as an elective.
No more than 1 course (4 hours) from the SOC 497R-499R series may count as an elective toward the minor.
All 5 courses for the minor must be taken for a letter grade.
Minors who study abroad can take up to 2 electives abroad. See the undergraduate director for pre-approval of study-abroad courses.