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2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog 
2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog

Sociology, BA (42-755) (120 hours)

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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:

  • Analyze societal issues using sociological concepts to articulate the social dimensions of reality.
  • Pose and answer critical questions using empirical data, following scientific principles.
  • Present sociological knowledge professionally, following ethical principles in research and sociological practice.

Sociology, BA (42-755) (4 Year Guide)  

General Education Requirements: 39 Semester Hours

All students must complete a minimum of 42 credit hours in general education. See The General Education Program Requirements  for the full listing of requirements. The following general education courses are required by this major:

Modern Language Requirement: 9 Semester Hours

Refer to Bachelor’s Degree Requirements section for fulfillment options.

Free Electives: 42 Semester Hours **

Minimum Total: 120 Semester Hours

*May substitute alternative research course if double major.

**Minors are strongly advised.

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