Online SOCY Advising
The SOCY Undergraduate Advising Office offers an all online services format.
New Sociology Degree Requirements
The Department of Sociology at the University of Maryland College Park is pleased to announce the launch of new undergraduate degree requirements for our Bachelors of Arts degree program. The new undergraduate major requirements support our new student learning outcomes below:
New Sociology Minor
The Department of Sociology invites you to explore our minor in Sociology!
Class of 2021, congratulations on your upcoming graduation! Join us in celebrating your accomplishments by watching the University of Maryland’s virtual commencement ceremony here.
5 Year BA/MA SOCY Program
Course Offerings & Policies
Undergraduate majors in sociology take courses in the substantive areas of sociology, sociological statistics, sociological research methods, and sociological theory.
The Department of Sociology invites you to explore our new minor in Demography, the interdisciplinary study of human populations.
Students must complete 120 academic hours, with a minimum of "C" (2.0) average to graduate with a Bachelor's Degree. For a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology students must satisfy three sets of requirements:
Careers in Sociology
Sociology provides a rich fund of knowledge directly concerning each of these fields.
Looking for more information? Links to many helpful resources are right here.
Sociology Degree Requirements (OLD)
Sociology is the scientific study of society and its institutions, organizations, and groups.