Sociology

COST (per semester)*

Tuition: $14,496
Residence Hall: $2,450
Meal Plan: $1,850
General Fees: $583
Textbooks: $200-$300
* Most students receive scholarships and financial assistance. For more information go to: Finances
BACHELOR OF ARTS IN SOCIOLOGY

MAJOR: CORE REQUIREMENTS - 12 credits
SOCI119 Principles of Sociology
BHSC225 Global Social Issues
SOCI432 Research Methods II
SOCI474 Social Thought & Theory

MAJOR: CONCENTRATION REQ - 17-18 credits
SOCI425 Racial & Ethnic Relations
SOCI430 Gender Roles in Contemporary Society

Choose one of the following courses
SOCI315 Introduction to Criminal Justice
SOCI345 Juvenile Delinquency

Choose one of the following courses
SOCI420 Medical Sociology
SOCI366 Drugs & Behavior

Choose two of the following courses
SOCI350 Social Policy
SOCI455 Development Policy & Analysis
SOCI470 Demography

Cognates - 12 credits
BHSC230 Research Methods I
PHIL224 Introduction to Philosophy
PSYC450 Social Psychology

Choose one of the following courses
PSYC101 Introduction to Psychology
PSYC180 Dealing with Your Mind

REQUIRED ACE COURSES - 6 credits
ANTH200 Cultural Anthropology
RELT340 Religion & Ethics in Modern Society

RECOMMENDED ACE COURSE
FMST201 Personal Relationships

Official requirements can be found here.
FITNESS EDUCATION - 4 Credits
HLED120 Fit for Life (first year)
3 Fitness Courses of choice

LANGUAGE/COMMUNICATION - 13/16 Credits
ENGL115 College Writing I
ENGL215 College Writing II
COMM104 Communication Skills
B.A. Only: Intermediate Foreign Language of Choice

PHYSICAL SCIENCE - 4 Credits
Choose one of the following
CHEM100 Consumer Chemistry
CHEM110 Intro to Inorganic Chemistry
PHYS110 Astronomy
PHYS115 Mythbusting
PHYS225 Sound and Waves

HISTORY - 6 credits
Choose two courses from the following
HIST110 Worldviews, Cultures, & Gods
HIST117 Civilization and Ideas I
HIST118 Civilization and Ideas II
HIST204 American Experience I
HIST205 American Experience II

SERVICE - 2 Credits
BHSC100 Philosophy of Service & Civic Engagement


Official requirements can be found here.