Sociology

New Sociology Degree Requirements

All undergraduates adding the Sociology major after May 18, 2016 will be required to complete the New SOCY major program. 

Demography Minor

New Demography Minor

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

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New 5 Year BA/MA SOCY Program

F5 YEAR BA/MA OF SOCIOLOGY
COMBINED BACHELOR/MASTER ARTS OF SOCIOLOGY
 
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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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Resources

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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:

Sociology in Dictionary

Sociology Degree Requirements (OLD)

Sociology is the scientific study of society and its institutions, organizations, and groups.

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Careers in Sociology

Sociology provides a rich fund of knowledge directly concerning each of these fields.