Jul 17, 2024  
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2024-25 
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2024-25

Sociology Minor

Minor code OR4251

College of Arts and Sciences  
Sociology and Anthropology  
Bentley Annex 162
Athens, OH 45701

Charlie Morgan, 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 with a minimum 3 hours at the 3000-level or above.