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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Sociology - Gerontology (SGER) - Minor

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18 S.H.

2.0 GPA required.

C grade or better required in all courses.

Students may not major or minor in Sociology: General Option or count more than 9 S.H. from a Sociology major towards a Sociology minor.

Gerontology is the scientific study of older adults as a special population. The gerontology minor offers students a unique opportunity for the interdisciplinary study of older adults and the aging population. The field of gerontology is an expanding, stimulating, and challenging field, with career opportunities in nearly every professional arena - from sociology to social work, from nursing to business, from psychology to recreation.

Course(s) Unique to Minor

WSU policy requires a minor contain at least one course unique to the minor and not used in major or additional requirements. See DARS for details.


◎ = Oral Intensive

◆ = Math/Critical Analysis Intensive

△ = Writing Intensive

✽ = Physical Development and Wellness Graduation Requirement

= Civic Engagement and Service Learning

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