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AddRan College of Liberal Arts

Department of Sociology and Anthropology

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Bachelor of Arts in Sociology

The BA with a major in sociology requires 27 semester hours.

Degree Requirements
  • SOCI 20213: Introductory Sociology
  • SOCI 30383: Research Methods in Sociology
  • SOCI 30833: Sociological Theory 
  • MATH 10043: Elementary Statistics

 

Bachelor of Science in Sociology

The bachelor of science in sociology requires 33 semester hours

Degree Requirements
  • SOCI 20213: Introductory Sociology
  • SOCI 30383: Research Methods in Sociology
  • SOCI 30833: Sociological Theory
  • SOCI 40383: Topics in Applied Social Research

Intersections: choose one (1) from the following:

  • SOCI 30343: American Minority Groups
  • SOCI 30453: Political Sociology
  • SOCI 30643: Sociology of Aging
  • SOCI 30743: Gender and Society
  • SOCI 30773: Sex, Society and Ethics
  • SOCI 30843: Gender Politics: International Perspectives
  • SOCI 40803: Social Inequality

Application and Experience: Choose two (2) from the following:

  • SOCI 30213: Applied Sociology
  • SOCI 30233: Sustainability: Environmental, Social & Economic Issues
  • SOCI 20990: International Residential Study
  • SOCI 30903: Law and Society
  • SOCI 30990: International Residential Study 
  • SOCI 30253: Environmental Sociology
  • SOCI 30583: Technology, Social Media and Society
  • SOCI 32990: International Residential Study
  • SOCI 40303: Animals, Culture and Society
  • SOCI 40373: Social Psychology: Sociological Approaches
  • SOCI 40523: Health, Illness and Medicine
  • SOCI 40623: Sociology Internship in Public and Non-Profit Agencies
  • SOCI 40813: Work and Society 

Cultural Studies: Choose one (1) of the following:

  • SOCI 30323: Cultural Criminology
  • SOCI 30423: Media, Self and Society
  • SOCI 30463: Popular Culture
  • SOCI 30483: Death and Dying: Sociological Viewpoints
  • SOCI 30523: Self and Society Through Film 
  • SOCI 30543: Unveiled: The Sociology of Weddings
  • SOCI 30653: Sociology of Food
  • SOCI 30783: Sociology of the Body 
  • SOCI 36743: Conformity and Rebellion
  • SOCI 40443: Media Images of Drug and Alcohol Abuse

Choose three (3) upper level sociology classes 

 

Minor in Sociology

A minor requires SOCI 20213 — Introductory Sociology and 15 additional sociology hours. Any sociology course, including Contemporary Topics, can apply toward the minor. A minor in sociology is an excellent option that can fit with any major.