Undergraduate: Sociology

Major Requirements

As part of the 120 credit hours for the degree, Sociology majors must take 5 required courses and select 5 Sociology Electives. Sociology majors may also substitute two of their electives with Anthropology courses.

Required Courses

Course Numbers Course Titles
SOCI - 001 Introduction to Sociology
SOCI - 100 Social Theory and Society
SOCI - 110 Elementary Statistics
SOCI - 111 Sociological Methods
Choose one of the following:
SOCI - 020 Social Psychology
SOCI - 165 Race, Class, and Gender

Elective Courses (Examples below)

Course Numbers

Course Titles
SOCI - 003 Social Problem
SOCI - 105 Undergraduate Sociology Internship
SOCI - 107 Undergraduate Sociology Internship
SOCI - 121 Collective Behavior
SOCI - 122 Resistance, Revolt, Reform and Revolution
SOCI - 130 Principle of Demography
SOCI - 131 Introduction to Human Ecology
SOCI - 132 Population
SOCI - 133 Women in Development
SOCI - 140 Urban Sociology
SOCI - 144 Climate Change, Energy, and Social Justice
SOCI - 150 Social Stratification
SOCI - 151 Sociology of Poverty
SOCI - 155 Sociology of Power
SOCI - 160 Sociology of African Americans
SOCI - 161 Problems in the Black Community
SOCI - 177 Disparities in Urban Health
SOCI - 199 Environmental Inequity
SOCI - 280 The Family
SOCI – 283 Introduction to Medical Sociology
SOCI – 284 Sociology of Mental Health
SOCI – 286 Death and Dying

 

Minor Requirements

Sociology minors must take SOCI 001- Introduction to Sociology and 4 Sociology Electives.