B.S. Sociology

General Education Requirements 1
ENGL 1301Composition I3
ENGL 1302Composition II3
Select three hours of Mathematics3
Natural Sciences-030
Select six hours of Natural Sciences6
Select one of the following
PHIL 1301Introduction to Philosophy3
or PHIL 2303 Introduction to Formal Logic
Visual and Performing Arts-050
Select three hours of Visual and Performing Arts3
U.S. History-060
HIST 1301United States History I3
HIST 1302United States History II3
Political Science-070
GOVT 2305Federal Government3
GOVT 2306Texas Government3
Social and Behavioral Sciences-080
Select one of the following
HIST 2311Western Civilization I3
or HIST 2312 Western Civilization II
University Option-090
SOCI 1301Introduction to Sociology3
Select one of the following
SPCH 1311Introduction to Speech Communication3
or SPCH 1315 Public Speaking
or SPCH 1321 Business & Professional Communication
Course Requirements
Select one of the following
ANTH 3300Cultural Anthropology3
or ANTH 2351 Cultural Anthropology
SOSC 3300Social Science Proseminar3
SOCI 3303Race and Ethnic Relations3
SOCI 4303Social Inequalities3
Select one of the following
SOCI 4315Social Science Statistics3
or CRIJ 4315 Criminal Justice Statistics
SOCI 4316Methods of Sociological Research3
SOCI 4305Sociological Theory3
Select one of the following
SOCI 4310Sociology of the Body3
or SOCI 4311 Sociology of Sexuality
or SOCI 4312 Gender in Society
Minor Field
Any level minor field courses from the selected minor discipline12
3000-4000 level minor filed courses from the selected minor discipline6
Advance Sociology Electives
Upper-level Sociology electives18
Additional Electives
Any level electives15
Upper-level elective3
Total Semester Credit Hours120

Refer to General Education Core Requirements for more information.

Course Information and Schedule

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Program Level Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate skills and techniques in conducting social science research.

  2. Define and apply sociological theory.

  3. Identify social inequalities in terms of race, ethnicity, class, gender, and sexuality.

  4. Demonstrate discipline-appropriate writing ability.