Sociology

Bachelor of Arts, Sociology

Co-op Program

 

Major Program

The major in Sociology requires the completion of the following thirty-six (36) credit hours:

  • SOCI 1210 Introductory Sociology (minimum grade of C)
  • SOCI 2124 Social Inequality & Justice
  • SOCI 3010 Classical Theory
  • SOCI 3012 Contemporary Sociological Theory
  • SOCI 3100 Qualitative Research Methods
  • SOCI 3102 Quantitative Research Methods
  • Twelve (12) credit hours in Sociology at the 3000 level or above
  • Six (6) credit hours seminar in Sociology at the 4000 level 

FOR STUDENTS COMPLETING A DOUBLE MAJOR IN SOCIOLOGY AND CRIMINOLOGY, ONLY SIX (6) CREDIT HOURS OF CROSS-LISTED COURSES CAN BE DOUBLE COUNTED.

 

Concentration in Sociology

Students in a ninety (90) credit hour B.A. program with a concentration in Sociology are required to complete twenty-four (24) Sociology credit hours with a minimum grade point average of 2.00. Courses cross-listed with Criminology may not be double counted if students choose to complete a double concentration in Sociology and Criminology. Required courses include:

  • SOCI 1210 Introductory Sociology (minimum grade of C)
  • SOCI/CRIM 2124 Social Inequality & Justice
  • Eighteen (18) additional credit hours in Sociology
 
Minor Program

The minor in Sociology requires twenty-four (24) credit hours in Sociology completed with a minimum grade point average of C. Required courses include:

  • SOCI 1210 Introductory Sociology (minimum grade of C)
  • SOCI/CRIM 2124 Social Inequality & Justice
  • An additional eighteen (18) credit hours in SOCI at the 2000, 3000, or 4000-level.

Note: For students enrolled in the minor program in Sociology and the major program in Criminology, only 6 credit ours of cross-listed courses may be double counted to meet program requirements.