Major in Sociology-Anthropology with a Concentration in Anthropology

Students must complete the following courses:

  • SOAN 1100 Introduction to Anthropology (C or higher)
  • SOAN 1110 Introduction to Archaeology and World Prehistory (C or higher)
  • SOAN 2100 Methods and Statistics (C or higher)
  • SOAN 4200 Social and Cultural Theory (C or higher)

Students may choose one of the two courses below, which are 3000-level classes:

  • SOAN 3120 Non-Western Societies (C or higher)
  • SOAN 3110 Archaeology of Selected Culture Areas (C or higher)

Students must choose one of the five options below to complete, which are 4000-level experiential classes:

  • SOAN 4700–4703 Directed Research (C or higher)
  • SOAN 4770 Undergraduate Research Seminar (C or higher)
  • SOAN 4850–4852 Internship (C or higher)
  • SOAN HI/SOAN HII Honors (C or higher)
  • Departmental field school and international programs (C or higher)

Students must also choose three electives (for a total of 12 hours) from the departmental (SOAN) offerings to complete:

  • SOAN #### (C or higher)
  • SOAN #### (C or higher)
  • SOAN #### (C or higher)

Students must complete the senior seminar and a comprehensive exam in their major:

  • Comprehensive Exam
  • SOAN 4900 Senior Seminar in Anthropology (C or higher)

Major in Sociology-Anthropology with a Concentration in Sociology

Students must complete the following courses:

  • SOAN 1000 Introduction to Sociology (C or higher)
  • SOAN 2100 Methods and Statistics (C or higher)
  • SOAN 3220 Class, Gender, Race: Social Stratification (C or higher)
  • SOAN 4200 Social and Cultural Theory (C or higher)

Students must choose one of the five options below to complete the experential component:

  • SOAN 4700–4703 Directed Research (C or higher)
  • SOAN 4770 Undergraduate Research Seminar (C or higher)
  • SOAN 4850–4852 Internship (C or higher)
  • SOAN HI or HII Honors (C or higher)
  • Departmental and international programs (C or higher)

Students must choose four electives from the departmental (SOAN) offerings, of student choice:

  • SOAN XXXX (C or higher)
  • SOAN XXXX (C or higher)
  • SOAN XXXX (C or higher)
  • SOAN XXXX (C or higher)

Students must complete the senior seminar and a comprehensive exam in their major:

  • Comprehensive Exam
  • SOAN 4910 Senior Seminar in Sociology (C or higher)

Major in Sociology-Anthropology with a Concentration in Sociology and Anthropology

Students must complete the following courses:

  • SOAN 1100 Introduction to Anthropology (C or higher)
  • SOAN 1110 Introduction to Archaeology and World Prehistory (C or higher)
  • SOAN 1000 Introduction to Sociology (C or higher)
  • SOAN 2100 Methods and Statistics (C or higher)
  • SOAN 3220 Class, Gender, Race: Social Stratification (C or higher)
  • SOAN 4200 Social and Cultural Theory (C or higher)

Students may choose one of the two courses below:

  • SOAN 3120 Non-Western Societies (C or higher)
  • SOAN 3110 Archaeology of Selected Culture Areas (C or higher)

Students must choose one of the five options below to complete the experintial component:

  • SOAN 4700–4703 Directed Research (C or higher)
  • SOAN 4770 Undergraduate Research Seminar (C or higher)
  • SOAN 4850–4852 Internship (C or higher)
  • SOAN HI/HII Honors (C or higher)
  • Departmental field schools and international programs (C or higher)

Students must also choose three electives from the departmental (SOAN) offerings, of student choice:

  • SOAN #### (C or higher)
  • SOAN #### (C or higher)
  • SOAN #### (C or higher)

Students must complete two senior seminars and a comprehensive exam in their major:

  • Comprehensive Exam
  • SOAN 4900 Senior Seminar in Anthropology
  • SOAN 4910 Senior Seminar in Sociology

Minor in Sociology

Some classes may transfer in; however, two must be taken at Millsaps.

Students must complete this class:

  • SOAN 1000 Introduction to Sociology (C or higher)

Students must complete one of the following 2000-level courses:

  • SOAN 2100 Methods and Statistics (C or higher)
  • SOAN 2120 The Many Dimensions of Poverty (C or higher)
  • SOAN 2130 Marriage and Family (C or higher)
  • SOAN 2500 Sociolinguistics (C or higher)

Students must complete one of the following 3000-level courses:

  • SOAN 3100 Summer in China (C or higher)
  • SOAN 3200 Religions, Society, and Culture (C or higher)
  • SOAN 3210 Urban Life (C or higher)
  • SOAN 3220 Class, Gender, Race: Social Stratification (C or higher)
  • SOAN 3300 Health and Illness (C or higher)
  • SOAN 3710 Social Psychology (C or higher)

Students must complete one additional class at the 2000 level or above, of student choice:

  • SOAN 2/3/4###

Minor in Anthropology

Some classes may transfer in; however, two must be taken at Millsaps.

Students must choose one course from below:

  • SOAN 1110 Introduction to Anthropology (C or higher)
  • SOAN 1100 Introduction to Archaeology and World Prehistory (C or higher)

Students must choose one of the following 2000-level courses:

  • SOAN 2100 Methods and Statistics (C or higher)
  • SOAN 2120 The Many Dimensions of Poverty (C or higher)
  • SOAN 2130 Marriage and Family (C or higher)
  • SOAN 2400 Women and Men in Prehistory (C or higher)
  • SOAN 2410 Human Ecology (C or higher)
  • SOAN 2500 Sociolinguistics (C or higher)

Students must choose one of the following 3000-level courses:

  • SOAN 3110 Archaeology of Selected Culture Areas (C or higher)
  • SOAN 3120 Non-Western Societies (C or higher)
  • SOAN 3200 Religion, Society, and Culture (C or higher)
  • SOAN 3310 Urban Life (C or higher)
  • SOAN 3400 Native North America (C or higher)
  • SOAN 3410 Archaeological Field School (C or higher)

Students must take one additional class at the 2000 level or above, of student choice:

  • SOAN 2/3/4##

Minor in Archaeology

Some classes may transfer in; however, two must be taken at Millsaps.

Students must complete the following courses:

  • SOAN 1110 Introduction to Archaeology and World Prehistory (C or higher)
  • SOAN 2210 Archaeological Method and Theory (C or higher)
  • SOAN 3410 Archaeological Field School or Approved Study Abroad alternative (C or higher)

Students must take two additional electives and the choice should be drawn from the list below, depending on the student’s particular research interest. One course must be from each section.

Area Studies

  • SOAN 3110 Archaeology of Selected Culture Area (C or higher)
  • SOAN 3400 Native North America (C or higher)
  • SOAN 3110/CLST 3730 Greek Bronze Age Archaeology (C or higher)
  • CLST 2300 Greek Legacy (C or higher)
  • CLST 2310 Roman Legacy (C or higher)

Methodology

  • GEOL 1200 Geosystems (C or higher)
  • GEOL 3100 Process Geomorphology (C or higher)
  • GEOL 4350 Solid Earth Geophysics (C or higher)
  • SOAN 4730 Geographic Information Systems and Archaeology (C or higher)
  • BIOL 1010 General Botany with Laboratory (C or higher)
  • BIOL 1020 General Zoology with Laboratory (C or higher)