Minor Requirements

The requirements for a minor in sociology are 20 credits:

Sociology Courses
SOC 111Human Society4
SOC 228Research Methods and Statistics4
12 additional credits in sociology12
Total Hours20

Students seeking a minor in sociology may use one of the following to satisfy the research requirement:

  • PSYC 230 Statistics and Psychology Measurement
  • PSC 311 Methods and Techniques of Political Analysis
  • BUSN 320 Business Statistics

However, students taking one of these options must then take an additional sociology course in place of SOC 228 Research Methods and Statistics to meet the requirement for 20 credits in sociology.