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Sociology Major

A sociology major consists of 38 credits. Of these credits, 17 are Core Foundation Credits:

  • ANTH 111, Introduction to Anthropology (3)
  • SOC 110, Introduction to Sociology (3)
  • SOC 340 Social Research Methods (3)
  • SOC 341, Social Research Methods Lab (1)
  • SOC 422 Development of Social Theory (3)
  • SOC 489 Senior Capstone in Sociology (1)
  • STAT 330, Introductory Statistics (3)

Four Anchor core courses are required:

  • SOC 115, Social Problems (3)
  • SOC 214, Social Interaction (3)
  • SOC 233 Sociology of Organization & Work (3)
  • SOC 235, Cultural Diversity (previously Soc 202 Minorities & Race Relations) (3)

The last 9 credits can be any sociology course.

A student is also required to take 40 general education credits and 12 college requirement credits.

Advising form for Sociology majors.

Sociology Minor

A sociology minor consists of 18 credits. They include ANTH 111, SOC 110, any two of the following: SOC 115 or 116,  214, 233 or 235, plus 6 credits of any 300-400 level sociology course.

Advising form for Sociology minor.


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Sociology and Anthropology Department: +1 (701) 231-8657
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Campus Address: Minard Hall 428, Fargo, ND 58102
Mailing Address: Dept. 2350, PO Box 6050, Fargo, ND 58108-6050
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