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Online SOCY Advising

  • The SOCY Undergraduate Advising Office offers an all online services format.

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Sociology Degree Requirements

The Sociology undergraduate degree requirements for our Bachelors of Arts degree program support our student learning outcomes below:

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The Sociology Minor

The Department of Sociology invites you to explore our minor in Sociology!


Course Offerings & Policies

Undergraduate majors in sociology take courses in the substantive areas of sociology, sociological statistics, sociological research methods, and sociological theory.

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Demography Minor

The Department of Sociology invites you to explore our new minor in Demography, the interdisciplinary study of human populations.


Undergraduate Studies

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: