Undergraduate

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. 

The Department of Sociology at the University of Maryland College Park is pleased to announce the launch...

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Commencement Information

Class of 2017, congratulations on your upcoming graduation! Join us in celebrating your accomplishments by participating in the University’s commencement ceremony and the ...

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5 year BA/MA Program SOCY

New 5 Year BA/MA SOCY Program

5 YEAR BA/MA OF SOCIOLOGY
COMBINED BACHELOR/MASTER ARTS OF SOCIOLOGY
 
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The 5-year combined BA/MA program in Sociology is designed to support the advancement of talented...
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Courses Offerings & Policies

Undergraduate majors in sociology take courses in the substantive areas of sociology, sociological statistics, sociological research methods, and sociological theory. Students will investigate the social world by using a range of distinctive...

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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 Department...
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Careers in Sociology

Sociology provides a rich fund of knowledge directly concerning each of these fields. Students can link sociology with each of these fields either with a double major or a sociology major and a supporting area in a specialty related to one'...

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Sociology Degree Requirements (OLD)

Sociology is the scientific study of society and its institutions, organizations, and groups. The strengths of the department of Sociology at Maryland, College Park, are the study of population (demography), military sociology, political...

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