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Minor in Sociology

A minor in sociology helps students prepare for a wide variety of professional careers as well as active, enlightened participation in local, national, and world affairs.

Sociology minors in good standing are invited each year to submit term papers or sociological research projects (including Honors theses and Independent Study final papers) written within the current academic year for consideration for the Best Undergraduate Student Paper Award. Click here for details about eligibility and submission.

Required Courses for the Minor:
SOC 101, Introduction to Sociology
Five sociology electives (four must be at the 300 or 400 level)

For detailed information about the sociology minor, see UB Undergraduate Catalog: Sociology.

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