College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminology

Sociology Minor

2014-2016 Sociology Minor Curriculum

Please see your degree audit to determine which sociology program requirements (2006-2008, 2008-2010, 2010-2012, or 2012-2014) you need to fulfill. If you are under an older curriculum and wish to switch to the current curriculum (2012-2014), you may be able to redeclare the minor (visit the SAC department office BAK 356 to declare or redeclare minor, or to obtain earlier curriculum information).

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SOC 1000        Introduction to Sociology (980:001)                                                                                      3 hours


SOC 2010        Research Methods (980:108) (Prerequisite: SOC 1000)                                                      3 hours


ELECTIVES IN SOCIOLOGY (5 courses with the SOC prefix):                                                               15 hours


                                                                                                           Total hours for the minor:     21 hours



Students are advised to take Introduction to Sociology (SOC 1000) and Research Methods (SOC 2010) before taking any other sociology courses.


Not more than nine (9) semester hours of credit from SOC 3120/5120 (980:145g), SOC 3100/5100 (980:184g), SOC 3130/5130 (980:189g), and SOC 4198 (980:198), may be applied toward the minor, except with the approval of your advisor and department head.