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Minor in Sociology, General Sociology

Understand Your Field Better By Supplementing It with Sociology

The 18-credit minor in Sociology General Track attempts to broadly educate those students who may wish to add a basic understanding of social concepts to their major. Students may want to pursue graduate training in sociology and make sociology a secondary career path in addition to pursuing work in their primary field. The General Track gives students the broadest possible training in sociology.

Required Courses: 6cr

  • SOC 151 — Principles of Sociology - 3cr
  • SOC 320 — Sociological Theory - 3cr

Controlled Electives: 3cr

  • One course from the following: SOC 361, 362, 363

Additional courses: 9cr

  • Three additional courses in SOC/SOWK, at least one of which must be 300-level or above.
  • Sociology Department
  • McElhaney Hall, Room 102
    441 North Walk
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-2730
  • Fax: 724-357-4842
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
  • 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.