Major and Minor Requirements

MINOR REQUIREMENTS

The minor in social sciences can be completed by fulfilling the requirements for two secondary fields as defined in the basic major above. Students should select these two fields from among economics, history, political science, psychology or sociology and follow the distributional requirements as described. Students intending to minor in social sciences should consult with the Social Sciences academic advisor.

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS

Currently, there are six options for primary fields: communication, economics, history, political science, psychology or sociology. There are seven options for secondary fields: communication, economics, history, political science, psychology, sociology or individualized. Students intending to major in social sciences should consult with the Social Sciences academic advisor.

Social Sciences major coursework may be available either in online/hybrid or face-to-face course formats.

For an up-to-date description of requirements for the Social Science Major or Minor, please go to the on-line University Catalog.

Worksheets for Major and Minor Requirements to assist in course-planning are available on line from Undergraduate Advising Services.