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2023-2024 General Catalog [Current] 
2023-2024 General Catalog [Current]

Sociology (Minor)

Program Summary

The sociology minor prepares students for life in a diverse society by introducing them to applied and conceptual tools that aid in a more thorough understanding of social structure, social processes, group values, attitudes and beliefs. Sociology supports the general education requirements, integrates service-learning in several courses, and prepares students for graduate degree programs in addition to careers in teaching, social work, and a variety of administrative and research occupations.

Program Information

  • No more than 12 credits of lower-division coursework will count toward the minor requirements.

Sociology Minor Curriculum (18 Credits)

Required Sociology Courses (9 Credits)

Sociology Electives (9 Credits)

  • 9 credits of SOC electives
  • Up to 3 credits of Anthropology (ANTH) courses earned at SUU may be substituted for Sociology elective credits (except ANTH 1010  and ANTH 1020 )

Total Credits, Minor: 18