Sociology and Anthropology Major

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

ANTH 1100Introduction to Four-Field Anthropology3
ANTH 3600Anthropological Research Methods3
ANTH 3710Theory and Practice in Anthropology3
SOCI 1100Introduction to Sociology3
SOCI 3600Methods of Research Design4
SOCI 3700Classical Social Theory3
Select four additional elective courses in Sociology and Anthropology12
Total Credits31


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 and Anthropology curriculum. Students initiate the process for an internship during the registration period prior to the desired internship semester.

Magis Core Curriculum

Beginning with the Class of 2023, all undergraduate students will be required to complete the Magis Core Curriculum. Please refer to the Curricula section of this undergraduate catalog for a detailed explanation of the Magis Core.