Sociology Coursework

Degree Awarded: Bachelor of Science


Core Curriculum
(Areas A, B, C, D, E, and additional requirements)
47 hrs
Area F
Courses Appropriate to the Program of Study
18 hrs
SOCI 1101
SOCI 2101
PSYC 1101
Introductory Sociology
Social Statistics
Introduction to Psychology
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
Foreign Language (Two courses at any level)
6 hrs
Choose one of the following courses:
GEOG 1101
ANTH 1101
Introduction to Human Geography
Introduction to Anthropology
3 hrs
3 hrs
Major Requirements:
15 hrs
SOCI 3036
SOCI 3611
SOCI 3401
SOCI 4901
Social Stratification
Minorities and the Social Environment
Social Research
Senior Seminar
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
Choose one of the following courses:
SOCI 3201
SOCI 3312
Classical Theory
Contemporary Theory
3 hrs
3 hrs
Major Electives (from Categories I and II)
18 hrs
Category I
Choose four courses from the following
SOCI 3101
SOCI 3301
SOCI 3322
SOCI 3425
SOCI 3501
SOCI 3621
SOCI 3631
SOCI 3651
SOCI 3901
The Family
Sociology of Aging
Juvenile Delinquency
Sex, Roles and Gender
Criminology
Demography
Urban Sociology
Sociology of Religion
Internship
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs
Category II
Choose two courses from the following
SOCI 4101
SOCI 4135
SOCI 4421

SOCI 4601
SOCI 4901
Independent Study
Sociology of Law
Seminar on the African American Experience
Special Topics
Senior Seminar
3 hrs
3 hrs
3 hrs

3 hrs
3 hrs
General Electives
12 hrs
Minor Field 15 hrs
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS
125 hrs
 
MINOR IN SOCIOLOGY

SOCI 3201


SOCI 4312

Classical Theory

or
Contemporary Theory

3 hrs
Four additional SOCI courses, of which at least three must be upper-division (3000 and above)
12 hrs
Total Hours
15 hrs
NOTE: SOCI 1101 is a prerequisite for all SOCI courses.
MINOR IN GERONTOLOGY
GRNY 2101
Introduction to Gerontology
3 hrs
Four other GRNY courses 12 hours
Total Hours
15 hrs
NOTE:  SOCI 1101 is a prerequisite for all other courses.

 

 

Sample Curriculum

Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology – Advisement Sheet

Freshman Year

Semester One

 

Semester Two

 

ENGL 1101-Composition I*

3hrs

ENGL 1102-Composition II*

3hrs

MATH 1111- Col. Algebra* or

MATH 1113-Pre Calculus

3hrs

HUMN 1201-Critical Thinking and  Communication

3hrs

Choose One (1) From Area C - ARTS 1101, MUSC 1101, THEA 2101, ENGL 2521, HUMN 2011

3hrs

Choose One (1): ENGL 2110, 2121, 2122, 2131, 2132, 2222, RPHS 2101, 2241

3hrs

AFRS 1501- African Amer. History

2hrs

Choose two: ISCI 1101, CSCI 1130,CSCI 1301, CISM 1130, ASTR 1010,  ENVS 1140, BIOL 1103, BIOL, 1104, FSCI 1101

6hrs

POLS 1101-Amer. Gov.

3hrs

POLS 2401-Global Issues

3hrs

CLAS 1103 – Freshman Experience

2hrs

   

Choose One (1) HEDU 1140, 1150, 1301, 1401, 1501, 1521, 1601, 1611, 1621

1hr

   

                                               17hrs                                                         18hrs

Sophomore Year

Semester Three

 

Semester Four

 

Choose one: ISCI 1111K, BIOL 1103 &1103 L,  1104 & 1104L, CHEM 1101K, PHSC 1011K, PHYS 1111K, MSCI 1501K

4hrs

Choose one: HIST 1111, 1112, PSYC 1101, GEOG 1101, ANTH 1101, SOCI1101 , SOCI 1160, AFRS 2000, ECON 2105, PSYC 2301

3hrs

HIST 2111-U.S. History to Post Civil War or

HIST 2112-U.S. History from Post Civil war to present

3hrs

SOCI 2101-Social Statistics

3hrs

PSYC 1101-Intro to Psychology

3hrs

Foreign Language (1)

3hrs

SOCI 1101-Intro to Sociology

3hrs

General Elective

3hrs

GEOG 1101-Intro to Human Geography or

ANTH 1101-Intro to Anthropology

3hrs

General Elective

3hrs

Choose one: HEDU 1101, 1111, 1201, 1211

2hrs

   
       

                                              18hrs                                                        15hrs

Junior Year

Semester  Five

 

Semester  Six

 

Foreign Language (2)

3hrs

*Major Electives-Choose 3 3000 level (Sociology Courses)

9 hrs

SOCI 3201-Classical Theory  or SOCI 4312-Contemporary Theory

3hrs

SOCI 3036-Social Stratification

3hrs

SOCI 3401-Social Research

3hrs

Minor Elective 3000 or higher

3hrs

General Elective

3hrs

   

General Elective

3hrs

   

                                                         15hrs                                                        15hrs

Senior Year

Semester Seven

 

Semester Eight

 

SOCI 3611- Minorities in the Social Environment

3hrs

*Major Electives-Choose (1) 4000 level (Sociology Courses)

3hrs

*Major Electives-Choose (1) 4000 level (Sociology Courses)

3hrs

Minor Elective

3hrs

*Major Electives-Choose (1) 3000 level (Sociology Courses)

3hrs

Minor Elective

3hrs

Minor Elective 3000 or higher

3hrs

SOCI 4901-Senior Seminar

3hrs

Minor Elective 3000 or higher

3hrs

   

                                               15hrs                                                       12hrs