Major, Bachelor of Arts Degree
The graduate with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology will use the knowledge and skills obtained in the program to:
Apply a sociological imagination to social phenomena by linking individual life circumstances to social structures and socio-historical contexts.
Utilize a set of core sociological concepts and empirical knowledge to critically assess social phenomena at both the micro and macro perspectives of social life.
Develop a critical question, effectively use theory and empirical data to address the question, and accurately convey the findings.
Demonstrate professional ethics in their research and sociological practice.
Sociology, BA (42-755) (4 Year Guide)
All students must complete a minimum of 42 credit hours in general education. See The General Education Program Requirements for full listing of requirements. The following general education classes are required by this major:
Refer to Bachelor’s Degree Requirements section for fulfillment options.
10Competency 10 course
*NOTE: Students pursuing a double major may substitute SOC 2805 with an alternate
research course (2000-4000 level).
**Minors are strongly advised.