MSU Billings Catalog

Sociology Teaching Minor *Program placed on moratorium*

Students who intend to graduate on the 128 credit degree program should consult with Advising & Career Services and their faculty advisor before selecting a teaching minor. Some requirements for certain teaching minors can be met in General Education, but some others cannot. Students choosing to take teaching minors with requirements beyond 21 credits may take credits in excess of 128 to complete their teaching major and preferred teaching minor.

For students who are gaining teaching licensure in a content major, the following minor leads to endorsement. All students desiring licensure to teach are required to file an Application for Admission to the Educator Preparation Program.

Required Courses
ANTY 220Culture & Society *3
EDU 497AMethods: 5-12 Social Studies2
SOCI 101Introduction to Sociology *3
SOCI 318Sociological Research Methods3
SOCI 319Statistics for Sociologists3
SOCI 455Classical Sociological Theory3
or SOCI 482 Contemp Sociological Theory
Subtotal17
Restricted Electives
Select two additional upper division courses from the following in consultation with a Sociology advisor:6
Criminology
Juvenile Delinquency
Sociology of the Family
Soc of Race and Ethnicity
Population and Society
Soc Psych and Social Structure
Sociology of Corrections
Sociology of Gender Roles
Human Sexual Behavior
Classical Sociological Theory
Urban Society & Human Ecology
Contemp Sociological Theory
Subtotal6
Total Minimum Credits23

Certain courses in this program have prerequisites; students should check the course descriptions for required prerequisites.