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Bachelor of Arts in Sociology

Program Details

The online BA in Sociology degree program is designed to give students a thorough understanding of the structures and functions of social institutions and the links between the social, economic, political, cultural and ecological aspects of our everyday worlds in a changing global society. Graduates are prepared to pursue a wide variety of careers such as social researcher, human services worker, therapist, police officer, teacher, community organizer, and more.


A total of 120 credits are required to complete this degree program.

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education