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  Dec 14, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Sociology, B.A.


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Computer Requirement:


To satisfy the computer requirement for the B.A. degree in Sociology a student must successfully complete SOC 301  (CRM 301 ).

Oral Communication Requirement:


To satisfy the oral communication requirement for the B.A. degree in Sociology a student must successfully complete SOC 490 , SOC 496  or SOC 499 .

Applied Learning Requirement:


To satisfy the applied learning requirement for the B.A. degree in Sociology a student must successfully complete one of the following:  SOC 256  (CRM 256 ), SOC 300  (CRM 300 ), SOC 301  (CRM 301 ), SOC 360 , SOC 391 , SOC 490 , or SOC 496 .

Requirements for a Major in Sociology for the B.A. Degree:


Core requirements:


Option 1. General Sociology:


This option enables students to further their understanding and appreciation of sociology. It allows students to take courses in a broad range of sociology topics. This option is recommended for students who plan to attend graduate or professional school. In addition to the required core courses, students must complete:  

  • SOC 499 - Honors Work in Sociology
  • 24 additional hours of sociology course electives;
  • A maximum of 9 hours below the 300 level (including SOC 105) may be used to satisfy the above requirements.

Total: 39 hours


Option 2. Public Sociology:


This option provides intensive training in using sociology to inform real life social issues and opportunities to conduct quality, meaningful research that has an impact on the community. In addition to the required core courses, students must complete:

Total: 39 hours


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