Sociology Minor

Minor - Sociology

College of Humanities & Sciences

Catalog Year: 2022-23


Core Courses9
General Sociology Electives12
Total Hours21

Degree Specific Credits: 21

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Note: To earn a minor in Sociology, the student must complete a minimum of 21 credits in Sociology with at least 9 of these credits at the upper-division level.

Core Courses

Complete all of the following courses:
SOCI 101SIntroduction to Sociology3
SOCI 318Sociological Research Methods3
SOCI 455Classical Sociological Theory3
Total Hours9

Minimum Required Grade: C-

General Sociology Electives

Complete four of the following courses:12
Community Forestry & Conservation
Sociology of Alternative Religions
Introduction to Criminology
Criminal Justice System
Race, Gender & Class
Intro Development Sociology
Gender and Society
Sociology of Work
Social Stratification
Sociology of the Family
Juvenile Justice System
Sociology of Organizations
Rural Sociology
The Community
Population and Society
Sociology of Law Enforcement
Sociology, Psychology, and Social Structure
Sociology of Punishment
Sociology of Corrections
Seminar in Crime & Deviance
Capstone: Inequality and Social Justice
ISJ Service Learning
Sociology of Poverty
Prostitution & Human Trafficking
Environmental Sociology
Gender and Global Development
Political Sociology
Writing for Sociology
Internship (only 3 credits of internship can count towards the 12 credit limit)
Total Hours12

Minimum Required Grade: C-