Undergraduate Minors

A minor is intended to support the major coursework and aid students in considering their program of study in an interdisciplinary manner. Although a minor is not required for most majors, students are encouraged to consider selecting a minor in consultation with their advisor and may select a maximum of two minors. Selecting an optional minor may require additional credit hours above the 120 hours required for all undergraduate degrees.

College of Arts and Science

Anthropology

ANTH 3300Cultural Anthropology3
ANTH 3340Biological Anthropology3
Choose four of the following12
Archaeology
Myth and Ritual
Ancient Civilizations of Mesoamerica
Bioarcheology
Human Osteology
Forensic Anthropology
Total Semester Credit Hours18

Chemistry

CHEM 2423Organic Chemistry I (Lecture + Lab)4
CHEM 2425Organic Chemistry II (Lecture + Lab)4
CHEM 3415Analytical Chemistry4
CHEM 4430Biochemistry I4
CHEM 4431Biochemistry II4
CHEM 4415Instrumental Analysis4
Total Semester Credit Hours24

Criminal Justice

Upper level Criminal Justice electives6
Any level Criminal Justice electives12
Total Semester Credit Hours18

English

Upper English electives6
Any level English electives12
Total Semester Credit Hours18

Film Studies

Select Three of the following9
Film History
Film Auteurs
Film Genres
Film Theory & Criticism
Choose Three of the following9
Criminal Justice in Film
Fine Arts Seminar (Art of Documentary Film)
History and Film
History Problems (Hollywood and the Western)
Politics and Propaganda in Film
Special Topics in Sociology (Sociology in Film)
Special Topics in Sociology (Gender, Sexuality and Film)
Total Semester Credit Hours18

Fine Arts

Upper Fine Arts elective12
Any level Fine Arts elective6
Total Semester Credit Hours18

Forensic Investigation

Choose Six of the following18
Anatomy and Physiology I
Anatomy & Physiology I
Criminal Investigation
Techniques of Interviewing
Criminal Evidence
Physical Aspects of Forensic Science
Biological Aspects of Forensic Science
Medicolegal Death Investigation
Advanced Investigation
Forensic Anthropology
Total Semester Credit Hours18

History

Upper level History electives6
Any level History electives12
Total Semester Credit Hours18

Homeland Security

CRIJ 3340Homeland Security3
MGMT 4360Emergency Management3
RELS 4320Religious Terrorism3
CIS 4341Information Technology Security and Risk Management3
or CIS 4342 Computer Security Principles and Practices
or CIS 4346 Applied Security
or CIS 4348 Security Trends and Malware Analysis
CRIJ 3310Criminal Justice Supervision and Management3
POLI 3320Terrorism and Political Violence3
or POLI 4320 Weapons of Mass Destruction
Total Semester Credit Hours18

Mathematics

Upper level Mathematics electives6
Any level Mathematics electives12
Total Semester Credit Hours18

Military Science

Upper level Military Science electives6
Any level Military Science electives12
Total Semester Credit Hours18

Political Science

Upper level Political Science electives6
Any level Political Science electives12
Total Semester Credit Hours18

Religious Studies

Religious Studies courses and/or any of the following18
Church and State
Religion and Politics
Sociology of Religion
Total Semester Credit Hours18

Sociology

Upper level Sociology electives6
Any level Sociology electives12
Total Semester Credit Hours18

Social Work

Upper level Social Work electives6
Any level Social Work electives12
Total Semester Credit Hours18

College of Business Administration

Accounting

Upper level Accounting electives6
Any level Accounting electives12
Total Semester Credit Hours18

Aviation Science

Upper level Aviation Science electives6
Any level Aviation Science electives12
Total Semester Credit Hours18

Business Administration

ACCT 2301Principles of Financial Accounting3
or ACCT 3300 Accounting Concepts
BUSI 3311Business Statistics3
or BUSI 3332 Legal Environment of Business
or BUSI 2301 Business Law
or ECON 2301 Principles of Macroeconomics
or ECON 2302 Principles of Microeconomics
FIN 3301Financial Management I3
MGMT 3301Principles of Management3
MKTG 3301Marketing3
CIS 4350Management Information Systems3
Total Semester Credit Hours18
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 Requires an additional prerequisite of ACCT 2302 Principles of Managerial Accounting

Computer Science

COSC 3443Computer Architecture4
COSC 3380Operating Systems3
COSC 3351Data Structures3
COSC 4340Analysis of Algorithms3
CIS 3330C++ Programming3
or CIS 3331 Visual Basic Programming
or CIS 3332 Java Programming
CIS 3340Advanced C++ Programming3
or CIS 3341 Advanced Visual Basic Programming
or CIS 3342 Advanced Java Programming
or CIS 3343 C# Programming for Windows and the Web
Total Semester Credit Hours19

Computer Information Systems

CIS 3303Programming Logic and Design3
CIS 3330C++ Programming3
or CIS 3331 Visual Basic Programming
or CIS 3332 Java Programming
CIS 3347Data Communications and Infrastructure3
CIS 3365System Analysis and Design3
CIS 4301Database Theory and Practices3
CIS 4350Management Information Systems3
Total Semester Credit Hours18

Finance

Upper level Finance electives6
Any level Finance electives12
Total Semester Credit Hours18

Human Resource Management

BUSI 4334Employment Law3
MGMT 3302Personnel and Human Resource Management3
MGMT 4303Wage and Salary Administration3
MGMT 4304Recruitment and Selection of Human Resources3
MGMT 4305Human Resource Development3
MGMT 4306Employer and Labor Relations3
Total Semester Credit Hours18
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Some courses in this minor will have prerequisites of MGMT 3301 Principles of Management and BUSI 3301 Business Communications and Research.

Management

Upper level Management electives6
Any level Management electives12
Total Semester Credit Hours18

College of Education

Psychology

Upper level Psychology electives6
Any level Psychology elective12
Total Semester Credit Hours18

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