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Sociology Program

Sociology majors are required to complete 33 credit hours to include SOCI 151; 201 or 204; 205; 305; 400 and 18 hours of 300 or above SOCI courses. All Sociology majors must pass the Sociology capstone test in order to graduate.

Minor

A minor in Sociology requires the completion of 18 semester hours to include Sociology 151 and 15 semester hours to be chosen from courses 300-level or above.

Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology

  • Applied Sociology Concentration
  • Social Work Concentration (Students with interest in working in the social services or enrolling in graduate school are encouraged to select the Sociology Social Work concentration)
(CLR) Computer Literacy Requirement (GER) General Education Requirement
(OCR) Oral Communication Requirement (UR) University Requirement

Suggested Course Sequence:

YEAR* COURSE NAME COURSE NUMBER REQUIREMENT CREDIT HRS
1 ENGL 101 GER 3
1 ENGL 102 GER 3
1 Freshman Seminar Course UR 1
1 HIST Sequence 101-102 or 150-151 GER 6
1 MATH Elective ++ GER 3
1 MATH Elective ++ GER 3
1 Natural Sciences Elective GER 3
1 SOCI 151 3
1 Foreign Language Sequence or Elective 3
1 Foreign Language Sequence or Elective 3
2 ENGL Literature Elective GER 3
2 SOCI 225 3
2 GOVT 101 GER 3
2 Natural Sciences Elective GER 3
2 Natural Sciences Elective GER 3
2 PSYC 101 3
2 SOCI 201 or 204 GER 3
2 SOCI 205 3
2 Social Sciences Elective 3
2 SPCH 101 OCR 3
3 Fine Arts Elective GER 3
3 Computer Literacy Elective(s) CLR 2
3 ENGL 368 GER 3
3 SOCI 305 3
3 SOCI 400 3
3 SOCI Elective 3
3 SOCI Elective 3
3 SOCI Elective 3
3 Elective or Concentration See below 3
3 Elective or Concentration See below 3
4 Fine Arts Elective 300-level or above 3
4 GOVT 387, 399, or 423 3
4 SOCI Elective 300-level or above 3
4 SOCI Elective 300-level or above 3
4 Elective 3
4 Elective or Concentration 300-level or above
See below
3
4 Elective or Concentration 300-level or above
See below
3
4 Elective or Concentration 300-level or above
See below
3
4 Elective or Concentration 300-level or above
See below
3
4 SOCI 490 3
TOTAL HOURS     120

*Recommend complete as Freshman (1), Sophomore (2), Junior (3), Senior (4)
++ Must have a C or better

Applied Sociology Concentration (SOCA): 18 semester hours from the following:
*SOCI 302 (3) SOCI 390 (3)
*SOCI 304 (3) SOCI 391 (3)
*SOCI 324 (3) SOCI 372 (3)
*SOCI 360 (3) GOVT 423 (3)
*SOCI 395 (3)
Social Work Concentration (SOWK): 18 semester hours from the following:
 NURS 352 (3)  *SOCI 300 (3)  SOCI 325 (3)
 *SOCI 302 (3)  SOCI 372 (3)
 *SOCI 303 (3)  SOCI 390 (3)
 *SOCI 304 (3)
 *SOCI 306 (3)

*Required courses for concentration

NOTE: Students should be aware that prerequisites apply to some of these courses.

 

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