Sociology Minor

The following requirements are effective for students admitted on or after Fall 2017:

Minor Requirements (18 credit hours)

  • SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology (3)
  • SOC 201 Social Problems (3)
  • SOC 311 Social Theory (3)
  • SSC 320 Research Methods in Social Science (3)
  • Complete any Sociology elective (3)
  • Complete any upper-level (300-400) Sociology elective (3)


Advising Notes

  • A minimum of 25% of the credits required for a minor needs to be earned at UMA for it to be awarded.
  • A student may be awarded any minor as long as no more than six credits of the minor can be used to fulfill the requirements of the student’s major or concentration.
  • Students are encouraged to contact their faculty advisor and the Advising Center for academic advising and support services throughout their stay at UMA.

This program resides under the College of Arts & Science

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