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Minor in Sociology

About the Program

A minor in Sociology will help you understand how the social world is organized, as well as the connections between individuals and society. Students who minor in sociology can study social inequalities, social institutions, global issues, research methods, and social theory.

The minor is flexible, so you can take courses to enhance you chosen major in anthropology, biology, business, communication, criminal justice, history, math, social work, political science, psychology, and others. Students in all fields can use the Sociology minor to enhance their careers and make them well-rounded and informed citizens.

Core Courses

  • Introduction to Sociology
Photo of faculty member Joseph Patten 2021

Joseph Patten, Ph.D.


Political Science and Sociology

Samuel E. and Mollie Bey Hall, 246