2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Apr 01, 2020  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

Global Sociology Minor

College of Sciences
Department of Sociology
Howard Phillips Hall (HPH), Room: 403

Email: sociology@ucf.edu

Dr. Michael Armato

Phone: 407-823-0758

The Global Sociology Minor focuses on social problems from a global perspective. The minor facilitates an understanding of international social problems and prepares students for careers and graduate school in related fields. Students will take half the required courses in the United States and the other half abroad.

Admission Requirements

  • The minor is not open to Sociology majors.

Minor Requirements

  • Complete 9 hours of Sociology courses through study abroad. 
  • Take one course of independent study during study abroad semester. 
  • Take one restricted elective course. Contact Dr. Michael Armato for information on Restricted Elective options for the Global Sociology Minor. 
  • Students must earn a minimum GPA of at least 2.0 in courses used for the minor. 

Prerequisite Courses

  • Students must satisfy each course’s prerequisites before enrolling in the class.

Required Courses (16 Credit Hours)

Select One (3 Credit Hours):

Required Upper Division Courses: (10 Credit Hours)

  • Sociology or other relevant courses taken through study abroad Credit Hours: 9
  • SYA 3905 - Directed Independent Study (completed while abroad) Credit Hours: 1

Restricted Electives (3 Credit Hours)

Foreign Language Requirements

  • None

Total Undergraduate Credit Hours Required: 16

Other Requirements

  • None