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: Archaeology of Ancient Civilizations (C- or higher)

Students must complete the following courses:

  • 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: Anthropology of Selected Culture Area (C or higher)
  • SOAN 3110: Archaeology of Selected Culture Area (C or higher)

Students must choose one of the five options below to complete, which are the 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 or 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. One of the 3 may be a FYCSOC 1010 Ventures course taught by a member of the department.

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

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

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

Major in Sociology-Anthropology with a Concentration in Sociology

Students must complete the following courses:

  • SOAN 1000: Introduction to Sociology (C or higher)
  • SOAN 3220: Class, Gender, Race: Social Stratification (C or higher)

Students must complete the following courses:

  • SOAN 2100: Methods and Statistics (C- or higher)
  • SOAN 4200: Social and Cultural Theory (C- or higher)

Students must choose one of the five options below to complete the experiential 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 field school and international programs (C or higher)

Students must choose four electives (for a total of 16-hours) from the departmental (SOAN) offerings, of student choice. 1 of the 4 may be a FYCSOC 1010 Ventures course taught by a member of the department.

  • SOAN #### (C or higher)
  • 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 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: Archaeology of Ancient Civilizations (C- or higher)
  • SOAN 1000: Introduction to Sociology (C- or higher)
  • SOAN 3220: Class, Gender, Race: Social Stratification (C- or higher)

Students must complete the following courses:

  • 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:

  • SOAN 3120: Anthropology of Selected Culture Area (C- or higher)
  • SOAN 3110: Archeology of Selected Culture Area (C- or higher)

Students must choose one of the five options below to complete the experiential 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 school and international programs (C or higher)

Students must also choose three electives (for a total of 12-hours) from the departmental (SOAN) offerings, of student choice. One of the 3 may be a FYCSOC 1010 Ventures course taught by a member of the department.

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

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 2140: Crime and Prisons (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 3600: African Americans and Latinos (C- or higher)
  • SOAN 3710: Social Psychology (C- or higher)

Students must complete one additional SOAN class, of student choice. This may be a FYCSOC 1010 Ventures course taught by a member of the department.

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Minor in Anthropology

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

Students must choose one course from the below:

  • SOAN 1100: Introduction to Anthropology (C- or higher)
  • SOAN 1110: Archaeology of Ancient Civilizations (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 2300: Archaeology of Death (C -or higher)
  • SOAN 2400: Women and Men in Prehistory (C- or higher)
  • SOAN 2410: Human Ecology (C- or higher)

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

  • SOAN 3110: Archaeology of Selected Culture Area (C- or higher)
  • SOAN 3120: Anthropology of Selected Culture Area (C- or higher)
  • SOAN 3200: Religion, Society, and Culture (C- or higher)
  • SOAN 3310: Urban Life (C- or higher)
  • SOAN 3400: Archaeology of Native Americans (C- or higher)
  • SOAN 3410: Archaeological Field School (C- or higher)

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

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Minor in Archaeology

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

Students must complete the following courses:

  • SOAN 1110: Archaeology of Ancient Civilizations (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: Archaeology of Native Americans (C- or higher)
  • GRCV 3750: Greek Bronze Age Archaeology (C- or higher) (when cross-listed with SOAN 3110)
  • CRCV 2020: Greek Civilization (C- or higher)
  • GRCV 2030: Roman Civilization (C- or higher)

Methodology

  • GEOL 1200: Geosystems (C- or higher)
  • GEOL 2200: Process Geomorphology (C- or higher)
  • GEOL 3100: Solid Earth Geophysics (C- or higher)
  • BIOL 1010: General Botany with Laboratory (C- or higher)
  • BIOL 1020: General Zoology with Laboratory (C- or higher)