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  Nov 25, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Academic Catalog (August 2017 - July 2018)

Sociology (BA)


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Sociology


The goal of sociology is to provide an understanding of the scientific study of human behavior in social groups. Sociology is concerned with the growth of the individual within the wider context of society. In the study of sociology, the student is encouraged to develop a theoretical framework and technique of investigation useful for analysis and insight into group behavior.

The student interested in a Bachelor of Arts degree may major in sociology with a minor in another discipline. Note required grade average in Department of Social Work and Sociology.

Core Requirements:


The degree of Bachelor of Arts, with a major in sociology, requires successful completion of 120 semester hours, including (1) the General Education Program ; (2) the sociology program listed below; and (3) a program of electives or a minor as worked out with the student’s adviser.

Television Courses

The Department of Sociology, in general, will not grant credit hours for the major or minor by educational television programming. Exceptions may be made with departmental consent.

Fifteen (15) hours of sociology electives (to be selected in consultation with advisor). This may include an optional internship.


Culture and Interaction


 Recommended electives for students planning to attend graduate school.

Inequality and Social Justice


 Recommended electives for students planning to work in the human services field.

Crime and Deviance


 Recommended electives for students planning to work in the criminal justice field.

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