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For an undergraduate minor in sociology, a minimum of 15 semester hours in sociology must be completed with a grade of C or better. Nine of the 15 credit hours must be taken from UC Denver faculty. Click here for Minor requirements.

Required Courses

Six hours total

  • SOC 1001, Introduction to Sociology (three credit hours)
  • SOC 3150 (Previously 4150), History of Sociological theory (three credit hours) or SOC 3160, Contemporary Sociological Theory (three credit hours)*

Elective Courses

Nine hours minimum

You also choose a minimum of nine elective course credit hours from the Sociology Department.

*Must be taken from UCD faculty.