Sociology Courses

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General Education Courses

  • SOC 115 Introduction to Sociology
  • SOC 251 Culture, Media, and Society
  • SOC 356 The Family
  • SOC 385 Social Change
    (for HNGR students only)

Full listing of Sociology courses in the College catalog.

Sociology Major (2014-2015 Catalog)

At least 36 hours including:

Required Core Courses (20 hours)

  • SOC 115 Introduction to Sociology
  • SOC 376 Sociological Theory
  • SOC 383 Statistics 
  • SOC 482 Social Research
  • SOC 494 Senior Capstone in Sociology

Required Core Electives

(at least 8 total hours, take at least 2 out of 3 courses)

  • SOC 337 Race and Ethnic Relations
  • SOC 347 Gender and Society
  • SOC 355 Social Class and Inequality

Electives

(at least 8 hours, must include at least one course in Anthropology)

  • Anthropology Elective (must have 1 class)
  • SOC 228 Sociology of Sexuality (2)
  • SOC 238 Contemporary Social Concerns (2)
  • SOC 241 Social Psychology
  • SOC 251 Culture, Media, and Society
  • SOC 321 Sociology of Economic Life
  • SOC 341 Social and Political Movements
  • SOC 356 The Family
  • SOC 359 American Suburbanization
  • SOC 364 Urban Sociology
  • SOC 366 Sociology of Religion
  • SOC 367 Crime and Delinquency
  • SOC 371 Asians in America
  • SOC 373 Sociology of Education
  • SOC 385 Social Change
  • SOC 399 Social Network Analysis
  • SOC 496 Internship in Sociology

 Social Work Emphasis

4 hours required, 4-8 Internship

Don't need to take required core electives

  • SWEL 331 Introduction to Social Welfare (2)
  • SWEL 332 Human Services Practice (2)
  • SWEL 496 Internship in Social Work (4,8)

Course Sequencing:

Complete SOC 376 (Sociological Theory), SOC 383 (Statistics) and SOC 482 (Research Methods) by the end of your junior year.

 

 

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