Why add a minor in sociology?

Human behavior and social interactions are endlessly fascinating. Studying sociology gives you insight into some of today's most pressing social issues and provides you with the skills employers want: problem-solving, research design, data analysis, communication and collaboration.

The minor in Sociology at UND combines a liberal arts background with in-depth study in sociological concepts. The program offers a great deal of flexibility, allowing you to combine your interests and create your own program of study.

The Sociology minor includes:

  • Core courses in theory, research methods and statistics
  • Elective coursework in deviance, family, gender, health and aging

UND Sociology Alumni

Sociology alumni have gone on to a variety of successful careers with:

  • American Lung Association
  • Communicare, Inc.
  • Community Options, Inc.
  • Amazon.com, Inc.

Sociology Courses

Leaders That Do

Students at UND take chances, seek challenges and become leaders that do.