Curriculum Requirements

Required Courses
SOC 101Introduction to Sociology3
SOC 210Introduction to Social Research3
SOC 211Quantitative Methods for Sociologists3
SOC 212Quantitative Methods Lab1
SOC 401Sociological Theory3
Select two of the following:6
Social Organization
Social Psychology: Sociological Perspective
Social Inequalities
Departmental Electives12
Additional Required Courses
ENG 105English Composition I3
ENG 106English Composition II3
MTH 113Finite Mathematics3
Arts and Humanities Cognate9
STEM Cognate9
Additional Major/Minor15-30
Science Course3
Foreign Language3-9
Electives41
Total Credit Hours120-126

Suggested Plan of Study

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
FallCredit Hours
ENG 105 English Composition I 3
MTH 113 Finite Mathematics 3
Language (first course) 3
Arts and Humanities Cognate (first course) 3
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology 3
 Credit Hours15
Spring
ENG 106 English Composition II 3
Language (second course) 3
STEM Cognate (first course) 3
SOC 210 Introduction to Social Research 3
Elective 3
 Credit Hours15
Sophomore Year
Fall
SOC 211 Quantitative Methods for Sociologists 3
SOC 212 Quantitative Methods Lab 1
Arts and Humanities Cognate (second course) 3
Minor (first course) 3
Elective 3
 Credit Hours13
Spring
SOC 301, 302,
Social Organization
or Social Psychology: Sociological Perspective
or Social Inequalities
3
Minor (second course) 3
STEM Cognate (second course) 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
 Credit Hours15
Junior Year
Fall
SOC 371 Criminology 3
Minor (third course) 3
STEM Cognate (third course) 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
 Credit Hours18
Spring
Minor (fourth course) 3
Natural Science Course 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
 Credit Hours15
Senior Year
Fall
SOC 401 Sociological Theory 3
Minor (fifth course)  
Arts and Humanities Cognate (third course) 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
 Credit Hours15
Spring
Elective 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
 Credit Hours15
 Total Credit Hours121