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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

5
Humanities, Social Sciences required courses

3 Humanities Courses including HUM 202, 204 or 206 + 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 

18
Required major electives

Select any 6 SOC courses

18
Free electives

You decide!

45
Interprofessional projects

2 IPRO classes; 1st one can be IPRO 397

6
Total Credit Hours in SOC 36
Total Credit Hours 126

Sociology Major Checklist

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