2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

Major in Sociology (BA/BS)

37 credits

Core requirements, 16 credits

SOC 100Principles of Sociology

3

SOC 200Sociological Thinking

1

SOC 380Sociological Research Methods

3

SOC 382Applied Social Statistics

3

SOC 402Sociological Theory

3

SOC 492Capstone Course in Sociology

3

21 credits of electives in SOC (at least 12 credits must be at the 300-400 level)

21

Students must earn a grade of C or better in SOC 100, SOC 380, SOC 382, SOC 402, SOC 492 for the course to count toward major requirements.

Concentration: Diversity, 37 credits

Core requirements, 16 credits

SOC 100Principles of Sociology

3

SOC 200Sociological Thinking

1

SOC 380Sociological Research Methods

3

SOC 382Applied Social Statistics

3

SOC 402Sociological Theory

3

SOC 492Capstone Course in Sociology

3

Additional requirements

SOC 320Social Inequality

3

Total Credit Hours:19

Students must earn a grade of C or better in SOC 100, SOC 380, SOC 382, SOC 402, SOC 492 for the course to count toward major requirements.

3 credits from

SOC 227Spirituality, Self, and Society

3

SOC 427Sociology of Religions

3

3 credits from

SOC 221Introduction to Race and Ethnic Relations

3

SOC 421Racial and Cultural Minorities in the United States

3

3 credits from

SOC 235Sociology of Gender

3

SOC 434Sociology of Human Sexuality

3

9 credits of electives in SOC (at least 12 credits from directed electives and electives must be at the 300-400 level)

Total Credit Hours:9

Concentration: Health and Populations, 37 credits

Total Credit Hours:37

Core requirements, 16 credits

SOC 100Principles of Sociology

3

SOC 200Sociological Thinking

1

SOC 380Sociological Research Methods

3

SOC 382Applied Social Statistics

3

SOC 402Sociological Theory

3

SOC 492Capstone Course in Sociology

3

Additional requirements

SOC 341Sociology of Health and Illness

3

Total Credit Hours:19

Students must earn a grade of C or better in SOC 100, SOC 380, SOC 382, SOC 402, SOC 492 for the course to count toward major requirements.

9 credits from

SOC 431Aging and the Life Course

3

SOC 433Sociology of Mental Health

3

SOC 434Sociology of Human Sexuality

3

SOC 470Population Dynamics and Demographic Methods

3

9 credits of electives in SOC (at least 12 credits from directed electives and electives must be at the 300-400 level)

Total Credit Hours:9

Total Credit Hours: 37