Social and Behavioral Science Minors

Minors available in:


HISTORY MINOR (18 hours)

Choose TWO of the following:

HY 1301 Survey of United States History to 1877
HY 1302 Survey of United States History from 1877 to Present
HY 2303 World Civilization I
HY 2304 World Civilization II

Choose TWO of the following:

HY 3304 The Civil War and Reconstruction
HY 3305 Modern America
HY 3306 History of Alabama
HY 3313 History of the Civil Rights Movement
SOS 3303  Race, Ethnicity, and Gender in America

Choose ONE of the following:

HY 4301 Medieval Europe (476-1350)
HY 4302 Renaissance and Reformation Europe (1350-1648)
HY 4303 Early Modern Europe (1648-1870)
HY 4304 Modern Europe (1870-Present)

Choose ONE additional HY course:

History Elective Options


POLITICAL SCIENCE MINOR (18 hours)

The following ONE course is required:

PY2308 American Constitutional Government

Choose FIVE of the following:

PS3312 Parties, Politics, and Elections
PS 3316 State and Local Government
PS 3330 Political Theory and Thought
PS 4311 American Foreign Policy
PS 4312 Comparative Government Institutions
PS 4330 Comparative Political Economy
PS 4340 International Relations
SOS 3303  Race, Ethnicity, and Gender in America

 

PSYCHOLOGY MINOR (18 hours)

The following THREE courses are required:

PY 1310 Introduction to Psychology
PY 2301 Developmental Psychology
PY 3350 Research Methods

Choose any THREE elective PY courses:

Psychology Elective Options


COUNSELING MINOR (18 hours)

The following THREE courses are required:

COU 2320 Introduction to Counseling
COU 3375 Counseling Theories
COU 3324 Counseling Skills

Choose any THREE elective COU courses:

 Counseling Elective Options


SOCIOLOGY MINOR (18 hours)

The following FIVE courses are required:

SY 2308 Introduction to Sociology
SY 2390 Family Conflict and Violence
-or- SY 3311 Sociological Concepts of the Family
SY 3329 Sociological Theory
SY 3330 Introduction to Social Work
SY 3331 Social Welfare and Social Problems

Choose ONE of the following humans systems or diversity courses:

COU 3370 Group Dynamics
PY 3360 Social Psychology
PY 4307 Industrial Organizational Psychology
SOS 3303  Race, Ethnicity, and Gender in America
SOS 2301 Cultural and Social Anthropology
SOS 3315 Theories of Human System Dynamics

The minimum requirements for a minor are completion of the approved courses in the minor area with at least a grade of “C” or better in each course, and at least 6 hours in upper level (3000/4000) courses.