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Sociology Department The content below is information specific to this academic department's fields of interest.

Requirements

Sociology Major Requirements (30 credit hours)

  • Sociology 101, 360, 422 or 424, 490 (twice), 495, 496
  • Electives: Remainder of hours from other sociology and anthropology offerings

Sociology Minor Requirements (15 hours)

  • Sociology 101, three hours at 300-400 level
  • Electives: Remainder of hours from other departmental offerings

Teacher Licensure Requirements

  • Integrated social studies, grades 7-12 (with a sociology major)
  • Contact the education department for specific course requirements

NOTE: Major/minor requirements are in addition to the Liberal Arts Essentials (LAE), which are required of all students to graduate.

Sociology

101. The Sociological Perspective (3)
216. Social Problems in Contemporary America (3)
320. Racial and Cultural Minorities (3)
321. Social Psychology (3)
330. Human Sexuality (3)
335. Social and Political Philosophy (3)
341. Sociology of Women and Men (3)
345. Sociology of the Family (3)
350. Social Change in an International Perspective (3)
352. Selected Topics in Sociology (3)
360. Social Research Methods (3)
366. American Corrections (3)
369. Peacemaking (3)
370. Environmental Sociology (3)
380. Visual Sociology (3)
401. American Society: Class and Culture (3)
418. Deviance and Crime (3)
422. Sociological Theory (3)
424. Contemporary Sociological Theory (3)
490. Round Table (1)
495. Senior Studies (2)
496. Senior Studies (2)

Anthropology

201. Cultural Anthropology (3) 352. Selected Topics in Anthropology (3)