Program Requirements

While pursuing a degree in sociology, you must meet the requirements listed to be eligible for graduation. Also, you must complete the general education program, fulfill the general baccalaureate degree requirements and complete at least 125 hours of course work.

The sociology major is non-comprehensive, which requires the completion of a minor. Consult your advisor to determine which program is best for you.

Sociology (Non-Comprehensive) (BA)

Bachelor of Arts
  1. General Education Program and Requirements

  2. Major Requirements

    1. SOC 150(3), 301(3), 302(3), 303(1), 325(3), 398(3), 492(1)

    2. Complete one course designated as having a cultural competence component: SOC 336(3), 337(3), 375(3) or 420(3)

    3. Complete one course designated as having a community engagement component: SOC 152(3), 300(1), 320(3) or 341(3)

    4. Complete additional Sociology hours bringing total hours in major to 37.

    5. Public Affairs Capstone Experience will be fulfilled by completion of SOC 398(3).

  3. Minor Required (or second major)

  4. Specific Bachelor of Arts Degree Requirements

  5. General Baccalaureate Degree Requirements

Sociology (Non-Comprehensive) (BS)

Bachelor of Science
  1. General Education Program and Requirements

  2. Major Requirements

    1. SOC 150(3), 301(3), 302(3), 303(1), 325(3), 398(3), 492(1)

    1. Complete one course designated as having a cultural competence component: SOC 336(3), 337(3), 375(3) or 420(3)

    2. Complete one course designated as having a community engagement component: SOC 152(3), 300(1), 320(3) or 341(3)

    3. Complete additional Sociology hours bringing total hours in major to 37.

    4. Public Affairs Capstone Experience will be fulfilled by completion of SOC 398(3).

  3. Minor Required (or second major)

  4. General Baccalaureate Degree Requirements