Bachelor of Arts in Sociology / Criminology
Adams State University

Program Details

Adams State University offers a BA in Sociology with an emphasis in Criminology. The curriculum for the online sociology degree combines academic theories with practical understanding. Students have the opportunity to learn about sociology principles, theories, and knowledge and apply the knowledge in a hands-on internship in the community. Criminology courses encompass topics of criminal justice, juvenile delinquency, and correctional systems.

Graduates can pursue these careers:

  • Child protective services caseworker
  • Probation officer
  • Law enforcement officer
  • Corrections counselor
  • Forensic social worker
  • Community corrections officer
  • Victim advocate
  • And many more


  • Official high school transcripts
  • ACT/SAT scores: Students 23 years of age are older do not have to submit ACT/SAT scores, but may need to complete a placement exam.

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission