Science, Technology, and Society, Minor

Program Overview

The minor in Science, Technology, and Society (STS) is designed for students broadly interested in the social and political dimensions of science, technology, engineering, and medicine. Students use political and social science methods to investigate scientific and technological developments. 

Course topics may include:

  • Ethical implications of engineering
  • Science and technology in a global context
  • History of science and technology
  • Science and technology for social justice

See course catalog for details. Read about how to declare a HASS minor here.



The School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences
Russell Sage Laboratory (SAGE) 5304, 110 8th Street, Troy, NY 12180
(518) 276-6575

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