Course Requirements

General Education- Take at least 39 credits to complete the GE - BACH

Core Courses 15 Total Credits

  • Take the following:
    • SOC111 - Introduction to Sociology (3)
    • SOC230 - Sociological Explorations (3)
    • SOC300 - Sociological Theory (3)
    • SOC340 - Research Methods (3)
    • SOC400 - Sociological Analysis (3)

Diversity & Inequality10-12 Total Credits

  • Take 4 of the following:
    • ANTH101 - Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (3)
    • SOC323 -   Race and Ethnic Relations (3)
    • SOC370 -   Social Stratification (3)
    • SOC395R - Direct Study (1 - 3)
    • SOC411 -   Global Conflicts and Terrorism (3)
    • SOC450 -   Protest, Conflict, & Social Change (3)

Institutional Analysis10–12 Total Credits

  • Take 4 of the following:
    • SOC255 -  Media, Self and Society (3)
    • SOC311 –  Sociology of the Family (3)
    • SOC360 -  Sociology of Religion (3)
    • SOC383 -  Crime and Delinquency (3)
    • SOC462 -  Sociology of Health (3)
    • SOC490R -Special Topics in Sociology (1-3)

Supplemental Courses- 4-7 Total Credits

  • Complete all of the following
    • Take the following:
      • MATH221C - Social Science Statistics (3)
    • Take 1 of the following:
      • SOC495 - Senior Thesis (2)
      • SOC498R - Senior Internship in Sociology (1-4)

General Elective Take 42 credits from any eligible University credits.         Grand Total Credits: 120 – 127