Sociology

Undergraduate Requirements

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Sociology Major

For admission to the program, students must have completed SOCI 1210 with a minimum grade of C.

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

  • SOCI 1210 Introductory Sociology (minimum grade of C)
  • SOCI 2100 Social Research Methods
  • SOCI 3012 Sociological Theory
  • SOCI 3100 Qualitative Research Methods
  • SOCI 3102 Quantitative Research Methods

Fifteen (15) credit hours in Sociology at the 3000 level or above

Six (6) credit hours seminar in Sociology at the 4000 level

 

Sociology Minor

The minor in Sociology requires twenty-four (24) credit hours in Sociology completed with a minimum grade point average of 2.00. Required courses include:

  • SOCI 1210  Introductory Sociology (minimum grade of C)
  • SOCI 2100  Social Research Methods
  • SOCI 3012  Sociological Theory

An additional 15 credit hours in SOCI at the 2000, 3000, or 4000-level.

 

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. Required courses include:

  • SOCI 1210  Introductory Sociology (minimum grade of C)
  • SOCI 2100  Social Research Methods

An additional 18 credit hours in Sociology at the 2000, 3000, or 4000-level