Jun 21, 2024  
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2016-17 
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2016-17 [Archived Catalog]

Sociology Minor

Minor code OR4251

College of Arts and Sciences 
Sociology and Anthropology Department
Bentley Annex 162
Athens, OH 45701
Phone: 740.593.1350
Fax: 740.593.1365

Howard Welser, contact person

Program Overview

This program is available for students who wish to minor in sociology. Students who pursue the program often do so as an adjunct to their major in a discipline in another social science or in another field outside the College of Arts and Sciences.

Admissions Information

Freshman/First-Year Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Change of Program Policy

No selective or limited admission requirements.

External Transfer Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Opportunities Upon Graduation

Students who pursue the minor often enter graduate programs in other disciplines or sociology. They also enter work settings where a knowledge of social behavior and organizations is a valuable background.


Minor Hours Requirement

The sociology minor requires a minimum of 18 hours.

Sociology Core Requirements

Complete the following courses with a grade of C (2.0) or higher:


Complete 6 additional hours of sociology.