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Sociology (BIS)

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  • Grade Requirements: A minimum grade of “C” in courses counted toward the minor (a grade of “C-” is not acceptable).
  • Credit Hour Requirements: Minimum of 18 credit hours.
  • Program Code: Sociology (7020), Sociology Teaching (7021)
  • CIPC: Sociology (451101), Sociology Teaching (131317)​

Transferring students with a Sociology Minor can transfer 9 hours of credit from an acceptable Sociology program.

Students who select the Sociology Teaching Minor must satisfy the Teacher Education admission and licensure requirements (see Department of Teacher Education ).

Course Requirements for Minor

Sociology Courses Required (9 credit hours)

Deviance and Criminology Track

If a student desires to focus on Deviance and Criminology within the sociology minor/BIS, the student must take two courses (6 elective credit hours) from the following courses:


Sociology Teaching Minors are also required to take SOC 3420  and HIST 4500  in addition to the courses required by the Teacher Education Program.

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