BA in Sociology

About the Sociology

The Department of Sociology and Criminology offers a major leading to a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology.  Sociology is a comprehensive liberal arts degree that provides an excellent foundation and springboard for working in today's diverse social, organizational and business environments. The Sociology major provides marketable skills in research, theory, and data analytics and knowledge related to social institutions, interactions, cultures, social inequality, and organizations.

Internships and other Student Opportunities

We offer robust undergraduate internship opportunities that help sociology students develop a better understanding of a prospective career and determine whether their interests match a chosen career path, while simultaneously gaining experience with professionals in the field.

Our students also may pursue a dependent major in sociology and African and African American studies.

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Sociology Degree

Sociology Courses

Eight-Semester Degree Plan  

Schedule of Classes

African and African American Studies



Requirements for an M.A. degree in Sociology, with Criminology Concentration

Graduate School Catalog