Sociology Major

For a 30-credit major in Sociology, students complete the following:

SO 0011Introduction to Sociology3
SO 0221Statistics: Social and Political Data Analysis4
SO 0222Methods of Research Design4
SO 0228Classical Social Theory3
SO 0229Contemporary Social Theory3
Select 15 credits in elective sociology and anthropology courses 115
Total Credits32


Students may elect to take Field Work Placement for one or two semesters in their senior year in addition to fulfilling the basic requirements of their major. Our internship coordinator, Dr. Rose Rodrigues works with students to identify compelling internship opportunities and to integrate the internship experience into the Sociology & Anthropology curriculum. Students initiate the process for an internship during the registration period prior to the desired internship semester.

Sociology Major with a Minor in Secondary Education

Students majoring in sociology may also minor in secondary education. Please contact Dr. Rachelle Brunn in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology for additional information for minoring in education as a sociology major.