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Sociology Minor

The minor in Sociology will promote the study of Sociology in various disciplines. This degree will interest students completing a four year degree either online or face-to-face, particularly those enrolled in Applied Psychology, Criminal Justice: Law Enforcement Leadership, Early Childhood, Funeral Services and Healthcare Management.

The minor shall consist of a minimum of 18 credit hours, at least half of which shall be upper division courses. A minimum of 12 credit hours of the minor must be completed in courses offered at SUNY Canton.

* At least 9 credit hours must not be required courses in the student’s major program.


SOCI 101 Introduction to Sociology 3
SSCI 370 Research Methods in Social Sciences 3


SOCI 105 American Social Problems 3
SSCI 181 Alcohol, Drugs & Society 3
SSCI 271 Contemporary Global Issues 3
SPMT 202 Sports in Society 3
PSYC 300 Cultural Psychology 3
SOCI 300 Race and Ethnic Relations 3
SOCI 305 Gender in the Media 3
SOCI 313 Women and Aging 3
SOCI 320 Socology of Health, Illness, Healthcare 3
SSCI 315  Death, Dying and Bereavement  3
SOCI 291-295;

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Daniel McLane
Sociology Minor Coordinator
Cook Hall 130
34 Cornell Dr
Canton, NY 13617