Bachelor of Arts in Sociology
Athabasca University

Program Details

Students of this bachelor’s in Sociology online will learn how the social, economic, political, cultural, and ecological aspects of our world are linked together. Sociology helps us understand social class, human spirituality, and the impact of poverty. The program teaches students about non-western, non-capitalist world views and social practices.

Athabasca University’s Sociology degree online covers topics such as power, inequality, racism, family, aging, crime, globalization, social movements, and technology.

An online Sociology degree can benefit careers in:

  • Crime
  • Family and gender studies
  • Environment and health
  • Agriculture
  • Technology
  • Race and ethnic relations


  • Must be 16 years or older

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education