B.A. in Sociology

Program Admissions Requirements

There are no program admission requirements for the B.A. in Sociology.

General Education

The listing below includes program requirements that also fulfill General Education requirements.

Objective 16
Objective 23
Objective 33
Objective 46
Objective 57
Objective 6 - SOC 11016
Students must fulfill Objective 7 or Objective 83
Objective 7
Objective 8
Objective 93
Total Credits37

Major Requirements 

SOC 1101Introduction to Sociology3
SOC 3301Classical Social Theory3
SOC/SOWK 3308Sociological Methods and Social Work Research3-4
or PSYC 3303 Psychology Research Methods
SOC 3309Social Statistics3
or PSYC 2227 Basic Statistics
SOC 4403Contemporary Social Theory3
SOC 4462Power, Class, and Prestige3
Electives -18 credit hours from any of the remaining courses in the Sociology curriculum excluding SOC 4482. Fifteen (15) of the elective credit hours must be upper division.18
Sociology majors must attain a grade of "C-" or better in all required and elective courses.
Total Credits36-37

Degree Totals

Program Admission Requirements0
General Education37
Major Requirements (w/o General Education)33-34
Upper Division Free Electives6
Free Electives44-43
Total Credits120

ISU Degree Requirements

ISU General Education

Major Academic Plan (MAP)