Associate in Arts in Liberal Arts / Sociology
Bergen Community College

Program Details

Bergen Community College offers an Associate of Art degree in Sociology, an online liberal arts degree for those interested in learning about cultures and structures of human societies. This degree is designed to be a transfer program so graduates can go on to pursue more advanced degrees. Students will gain a general understanding of society, social behavior, and contemporary social issues.

With this online sociology degree, students learn about sociology as well as psychology, human services, and business. The curriculum focuses on social groups and institutions, norms and controls, and the reasons why and how they change. 

Course topics include:

  • Family
  • Education
  • Deviance
  • Race and ethnicity
  • Gender roles
  • Social change
  • Social inequalities

Requirements

  • High school transcript
  • College transcripts, if applicable
  • Accuplacer or SAT scores

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education