How to Petition Courses for your Concentration


Petitions are best for courses currently being taken or courses taken in the previous semester. You may consult with Dr. Greene or Dr. Barnes in advance about a course you want to take and may need to petition.

  • Download the petition form (below)
  • Make an argument for including your course in the concentration--see instructions on the course petition form
  • Submit the petition and a course syllabus to Dr. Barnes or Dr. Greene via email, to their mailbox, or in person

HSOC Course Petition.docx