Specific Requirements for Admission to the Sociology Major

Completion of SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology: Self and Society with a grade of “C” or better, and three credits in another Sociology or Anthropology course with a grade of “C” or better.

B.S., Major in Sociology: Standard Sociology Track Requirements: 37 Credits

Introductory Course
SOC 101Introduction to Sociology: Self and Society3
All of the following core courses:
SOC 301Social and Cultural Theory3
SOC 312Research Design for the Social Sciences3
SOC 314Statistics for the Social Sciences4
SOC 411Social Inequality and Stratification3
SOC 499Senior Capstone: Applying the Social Sciences3
Select eighteen credits from the following:18
Social Science and Social Problems
Demography: World Population Issues
The Urban Social System
Religion And Contemporary American Society
Qualitative Methods In The Social Sciences
Global Health: A Biosocial and Justice-Oriented Approach
Gender in American Society
Sociology of Deviant Behavior
Sociology of the Criminal Justice System
Victim Advocacy Policy and Practice
Crime, Victimization and Urban Environments
Technology and Social Change
American Cultural Minorities
Environment and Society: Sociological Perspectives
Gender, Society and Culture
Community Internship I, II
Healthcare, Society and Culture
Law and Society
Sustainability and Rural America
Food, Society, and Environment
Directed Independent Readings
Directed Independent Study
Directed Independent Research
Introduction to Geographic Information Systems
Social Stratification in the Dominican Republic
2040 Initiative Seminar
Total Credits37