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Southern Studies Minor

Southern Studies offers students an opportunity to examine the American South through its history, literature, geology, geography and government.  The minor offers opportunities for independent studies and internships, and is a complement to majors in history, political science, English and other fields. For more information about the minor, please contact Dr. Carol Loar.

A total of 21 hours are required to earn the Southern Studies minor. A student worksheet is available here.

Department Chair
Dr. Carol Loar

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