Major in Sociology

First and Second Years

B.A. requirements, including the following:

  • SOCI 111;
  • One of SOCI 271, STAT 121;
  • SOCI 209; and
  • at least 9 credits chosen from any second-year Sociology courses.

Students must apply to the department for admission to the Sociology Major program. Admission to the Sociology Major program requires a minimum 68% average.

Third and Fourth Years

  • At least 48 credits in 300- or 400-level courses;
  • At least 30 credits of Sociology, including SOCI 376 and SOCI 377, and one of SOCI 390, 395;
  • At least 18 credits at the 300 or 400 level must be outside of Sociology.

Minor in Sociology

First and Second Years

  • SOCI 111;
  • At least 9 credits of 200-level Sociology.

Third and Fourth Years

  • 18 credits of 300- or 400-level Sociology;
  • Students must accumulate no fewer than 30 credits in Sociology out of the 120 credits required for the B.A. degree.

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