Program overview

Examine the moral and civic dimensions of social issues with a minor in social justice through civic engagement. Students pursuing this minor gain broad training in the history, theories, skills and opportunities associated with social justice and civic engagement.

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Program requirements

Our 18-credit minor encompasses a broad range of courses in economics, politics, ethnicity and gender that will allow you to reflect on your own experiences and consider new solutions to solve social problems.


Social Justice through Civic Engagement (Minor)

Victor Thompson

Associate Professor, Department Chair

Department of Sociology, Criminology, and Social Work

Fine Arts Building

vthompson [at]


Academic Focus: Sociology

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