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Minor in Sociology (SOC)

Administered by the Department of Sociology, Social Work and Criminal Justice

Effective Fall, 2006

A student is required to take 18 credit hours of Sociology courses for the Sociology minor. All students are required to take one course (SOC.211 Principles of Sociology) and then select five additional courses, according to areas of interest of the student and with the advice and consent of his or her advisor.


SOC.211 Principles of Sociology

Choose five from the following list of courses:

SOC.213 Contemporary Social Problems

SOC.215 Racial and Ethnic Minority Groups

SOC.217 Sociology of Sport

SOC.231 Marriage and Family

SOC.255 Research Methods of Social Inquiry

SOC.260 Basic Social Statistics

SOC.275 Sociological Theory

SOC.316 Urban Sociology

SOC.318 Social Stratification

SOC.319 Religion and Society

SOC.320 Sociology of Gender

SOC.345 Medical Sociology

SOC.360 Microsociology

SOC.375 Science and Society

SOC.400 Sociology of Mass Communication

SOC.443 Sociology of Deviant Behavior

SOC.457 Sociology of Community

SOC.461 Social Problems in Rural/Urban Communities

SOC.465 Computer Applications in the Social Sciences

SOC.466 Advanced Social Research

SOC.467 Population Problems

SOC.470 Senior Seminar

SOC.474 Contemporary Environmental Issues

SOC.478 Sociology of Work

SOC.490 Sociology of Aging