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Understand the causes and consequences of diversity and inequality

Students study the social impacts of race, ethnicity, class and gender through multiple perspectives and contemporary theories. Open to students of any major!

Diversity Certificate Requirements

The certificate must be officially declared with the sociology academic advisor. You will be required to fill out a Certificate Declaration form and have it approved. Keep in mind, the diversity certificate is not a major or a minor. It is an emphasis on your degree. 

Printable CERTIFICATE WORKSHEET Certificate Declaration Form Class schedules

All courses must be completed with a C- or better.

 

DIVERSITY Required CORE (3 Credits)

SOC 3380  Social Inequalities (3) DV

 

DIVERSITY ELECTIVE COURSES (9 credits)

Complete 3 of the courses below.

REGULARLY OFFERED COURSES

SOC SOC 3337 Gender & Sexuality (3) DV, BF
SOC SOC 3365 Ethnic Minorities in America (3) DV, BF
SOC SOC 3381 Expl Inequality Through Music & Film (3) DV
SOC SOC 3393 Diversity Internship (3)
SOC SOC 3565 Women & Crime (3)
SOC 3769 Heath Disparities: Race & Ethnicity (3)    
SOC 4892 CSBS Internship: Diversity  (3)

 

OTHER ACCEPTED COURSES

SOC 3200 Diversity Service Learning (4) DV
SOC 3334 Class, Race & the American Dream (3)
SOC 3310 Latina/o Sociology (3) 
SOC 4085 Cities & Communities (3) CW

 

DIVERSITY ALLIED COURSES (6 credits)

Complete 2 of the courses below.

ANTH 3111 First Nations of Eastern N. America (3)
ANTH 3112 First Nations of Western N. America (3)
ANTH 4141 Ethnicity & Nationalism (3)
ANTH 4183 Sex & Gender: Biosocial Perspectives (3)
ANTH 4215 Race & Culture (3)
ETHNC Any three-credit course
FCS 3290 Ethnic Minority Families (3)
FCS 5390 Gender & Minorities Across the Lifespan (3)
ECON 5140 Discrimination in the Labor Markets (3)
ECON 5180 Poverty and Inequality (3)
ECON 5170 Feminist Economics (3)
ECON 5560 Gender & Econ Development/Third World (3)
GNDR Any three-credit hour course   
POLS 3140 Gender and Politics (3)
POLS 3190 Racial and Ethnic Politics (3)
POLS 3250 Gender, Ethics, and Public Policy (3)
POLS 5140 Feminist Political Theory (3)
POLS 5324 Disability Studies (3)
POLS 5430 Asian American Politics (3)
POLS 5440 Nationalism & Ethnic Conflict (3)
PSYCH 3040 Psychology of Gender (3)
PSYCH 3245 Human Sexuality (3)
PSYCH 3450 Intro to Cross-Cultural Psychology (3)
PSYCH 4450 Intergroup Relations (3)
PSYCH 5280 Culture and Diversity (3)
SW 3550 Social Diversity and Cultural Understanding (3)
SW 3564 Native Americans in Modern Society (3)
SW 5535 Social Justice Advocacy Techniques and Skills (3) SUSL

ADVISING APPOINTMENT

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Last Updated: 9/6/19