Bachelor of Arts in Sociology
Arkansas State University

Program Details

The bachelor’s in Sociology online prepares students for a variety of career paths by equipping them with an in-depth understanding of how people function within societies and cultures. Core requirements include classes on methods of research, social problems, world population and society, and principles of sociology.

This online Sociology degree helps students understand why we react to our surroundings the way we do and how we learn to coexist with one another by adapting to our larger social communities.

Students can choose from many elective topics such as:

  • Criminology
  • Sociology of gender
  • Minority groups
  • Sociology of aging
  • Collective behavior
  • Sociology of disasters
  • Social stratification


Official high school transcript or GED equivalent with minimum 2.75 GPA (waived for students that have completed 13 or more transfer college credits). ACT/SAT scores. Cumulative college GPA of 2.0 or above.

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission