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Social Justice Studies, Minor

Offered in: CHICAGO

The minor in Social Justice Studies requires 18 credits, six of which must be at the 300 level.


Students completing a Social Justice Studies minor are encouraged to take Econ 101, SOC 101 and POS 101 for their social science distribution courses; these are prerequisites for many of the required courses in the minor.

Introductory courses

  SOCJ 201 Introduction to Social Justice Studies .....3
  SOCJ 208 Introduction to Working Class Studies .....3

Other required courses

  ECON 326 Theories of Justice .....3
  POS 367 Social Movements .....3

Two electives chosen in consultation with the Social Justice Studies advisor also are required.