Academics: Majors and Programs

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Sociology and Anthropology Minor Requirements

Two minors, one in sociology and one in anthropology, are available within the department.

Sociology Minor

The minor in sociology consists of 20 hours and includes the following courses:
• SOC 203: The Sociological Imagination: Introduction to Sociology for Majors (4) (It is strongly recommended that sociology minors enroll in the course designated for majors.)
• SOC 320: History of Social Thought (4)

One of the following:

• SOC 334: Statistics in Social Research (4) or
• SOC 335: Methods of Research (4) or
• ANTH 336: Qualitative Methods (4)
• Two sociology electives, numbered 300 or above (8). Elective courses must total eight hours.

Anthropology Minor

The minor in anthropology consists of 20 hours and includes the following courses:
• ANTH 203: Introduction to Anthropology (4)
• SOC 320: History of Social Thought (4)
• ANTH 336: Qualitative Methods (4) or
• SOC 336: Feminist and Qualitative Research Methods, or ENG 375 Ethnographic Writing (4)
• Two anthropology electives, numbered 300 or above (8). Elective courses must total eight hours.