Department of Sociology

Minoring in Sociology

Sociology minor for students in other majors

Beginning with the 2016-18 catalog students in majors other than Sociology can pursue a transcript-recognized minor in Sociology. The minor consists of 15 hours of Sociology coursework: SOC 302 and 12 hours additional hours of SOC courses, including 6 hours upper-division and 9 hours in residence. 

Declare a minor in Sociology online



Other minors & certificates that use Sociology courses: 

  • Law, Justice, and Society
  • Bridging Disciplines Certificates
  • Business Specialized Minors:
    • Entrepreneurship Minor 
    • Health Care Reform & Innovation Minor
  • Health Communication Minor
  • Forensic Science Certificate
  • Pre-Health Professions Certificate (Science Major Track)

Questions about minor requirements?

Contact the Undergraduate Advisors

D'Evelyn Kaburu and Megan Conner
M-F 9-12, 1-4
RLP 1.216
(512) 232-6344

Undergraduate Advisor--Faculty

Mary Rose
RLP 3.630
(512) 232-6336

  • Department of Sociology

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