Degree Requirements

Degree Requirements

Sociology Major Requirements (31 credits)

SOCY 101: Introduction to Sociology (minimum grade of C), SOCY 301: Craft of Sociology, SOCY 302: Social Statistics (minimum grade of C-), SOCY 303: Sociological Theory, SOCY 305: Social Research Methods

Five additional sociology courses, including 3 credits at the 300 level or above. 

Required related courses

MATH 130 (minimum grade of C-, prerequisite for SOCY 302

12-18 credits of non-sociology courses or a University approved minor.

Sociology Major/Criminology Option Requirements (31 credits)

SOCY 101: Introduction to Sociology (minimum grade of C), SOCY 301: Craft of Sociology, SOCY 302: Social Statistics (minimum grade of C-), SOCY 303: Sociological Theory, SOCY 305: Social Research Methods

SOCY 230: Criminology (minimum grade of C), SOCY 331: Policing and the Courts, SOCY 332: Modern Corrections 

One criminology elective course—SOCY 334, 337, 338, 339

One sociology elective course

Required related courses:

MATH 130 (minimum grade of C-, prerequisite for SOCY 302

9 credits of non-sociology courses or a University approved minor.