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Sociology degree requirement checklist

Required Courses Credit Hours
Mathematics Requirements:
  • 1 course at MATH 119 or above
  • PSYC 203 or BUS 221
6
Humanities, Social Sciences Required courses
  • 3 Humanities Courses including HUM 102, 104 or 106 + 2 300 level humanities (including PHIL, HIST, COMM)
  • 3 courses in 2 different Social Sciences (Political Science, Sociology or Psychology) with at least one course at the 300 level and 6 credit hours in one field
21
Natural Sciences Required courses
  • You can opt to take 3 natural science courses and 2 labs for a total of 11 credit hours, or you can take 4 natural science courses without labs for a total of 12 credit hours
11
Computer Science Requirement:
  • CS 104, 105, 110, 115, 116, or 201
2
Sociology Requirements:
  • 6 core courses (see next page for specific list)
18
Required Major Electives:
  • Select any 6 SOC courses

18
Free Electives
  • You decide!
45
Inter-professional Projects
  • 2 IPRO classes; 1st one can be IPRO 397
6
Total Credit Hours in PS: 36
Total Credit Hours: 127

Sociology Major Checklist

Course Credit Hours Semester Offered
SOC 100 (Introduction to the Profession) 3 Spring
SOC 200 Introduction to Sociology
or
203 Engaging Sociology
3 Fall & Spring
PS/SOC 209 (Research Methods) 3 Fall
PS/SOC 210 (Social and Political Thought) 3 Fall
PS/SOC 221 (Social Inequality) 3 Spring
SOC 490 (Senior Seminar) 3 Fall
SOC Electives (any 6 Sociology courses) 18 Every