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  • Social Studies - Emphasis in Sociology
  • History

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  • Fall 2013 Undergraduate Catalog - Official

    B.S. Degree in Social Studies - Sociology (120 Credits)

    Core Requirements

    ANTH 110 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (3)
    ECON 100 The American Economy (3)
    GEOS 111 Cultures and Regions (3)
    HIST 121 History of the United States to 1877 (3)
    HIST 122 History of the United States Since 1877 (3)
    HIST 440 Secondary Social Studies Instruction (3)
    POL 105 Making Sense of Politics (3)
    PSY 113 General Psychology (3)
    SOC 110 Introduction to Sociology (3) or
    SOC 210 Social Problems (3)

    Requirements

    Sociology Primary Emphasis (26 credits)

    Students who choose Sociology as their primary emphasis must take SOC 110 as part of the Core requirements. In addition to the courses listed below, students must take 11 credits in Sociology electives at the 300 level or above. Students must also choose a secondary emphasis in Anthropology, Economics, Geography, History, Political Science, or Psychology.

    SOC 120 Social Psychology (3)
    SOC 210 Social Problems (3)
    SOC 302 Social Theory (3)
    SOC 310 Dominant-Subordinate Group Relations (3)
    SOC 412 Sociology of Complex Organizations (3)

    Sociology Secondary Emphasis (12 credits)

    Students who choose Sociology as their secondary emphasis must take SOC 110 as part of the Core requirements.  In addition to the courses listed below, students must take three credits at the 300 level or above in Sociology courses.

    SOC 210 Social Problems (3)
    SOC 302 Social Theory (3)
    SOC 310 Dominant-Subordinate Group Relations (3)