Minors offer students enrolled in any of SSU's baccalaureate programs an opportunity to broaden their course of study with an auxiliary focus. The department of Social Sciences invites students at SSU to consider a minor in any of the many offered by the department.
Minors in Social Sciences
Anthropology is the study of humanity. The minor in anthropology provides students the opportunity to study the field in an organized fashion.
Asian Studies provides an overview of important Asian nations such as China, India and Japan. Economic and political trends and influence are examined in the context of an emerging multipolar and multicultural world.
正规体育投注Criminology is the study of crime and criminal behavior. The criminology minor introduces students to the sociological and psychological study of criminality.
Economics is the study of how business and personal decisions are made by people in a world of limited resources. .
Geography is the study of both environmental location and the relationship between human beings and their environment.
The history minor provides an introduction to the study of humanity's past.
正规体育投注Combining biology and psychology, the neuroscience minor provides an intricate examination of the workings of the brain and mind.
The political science minor exposes students to public policy and government, both nationally and internationally.
正规体育投注The psychology minor introduces students to the science of behavior and thought processes.
正规体育投注The Religious Studies minor provides an opportunity to study religions of the world in a comparative, critical and academic perspective.
The social work minor exposes students to the profession of social work and its mission to enhance well-being and quality of life for all people, especially those who are oppressed, or vulnerable.
Sociology is the study of society, as well as, a set of methods used for studying social issues. The sociology minor provides exposure to this broadly applicable field.
正规体育投注The women's studies minor is an interdisciplinary program that focuses on politics, culture, history and society from a woman's perspective.