Central Washington University

400 East University Way, Ellensburg, WA 98926-7501

Program Details

The Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology is intended for students who wish to study social life, social change, and the social cause and consequence of human behavior. Sociologists investigate the structure of groups, organizations, and societies, and how people interact within these contexts. Students are required to have a strong grounding in sociology as well as the applied field of social services.

The coursework introduces students to critical issues in the field and offers students the opportunity to work within agencies in the community. Areas of study include: deviance, law and social control; inequality and social change; and social structure and institutions. Because this is a 45-credit major; student must complete either a traditional departmental minor or a second major.

The major requirements are such that students are encouraged to organize their program of study to include a minor in an area of interest or specialization outside of sociology. Some areas that fit well with this major include psychology ethnic studies, family studies, gerontology women's studies, law and justice and community health.

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    Program Overview

    • Degree Level:
      Bachelor
    • Delivery Format:
      100% Online
    • Completion Time:
      12
    • Tuition Basis :
      Per Quarter
    • In State Rate:
      $1,969.00
    • Out of State Rate:
      $6,570.00
    • Additional Fees :
      $3,216.00
    • Fees Overview :

      Services & Activities fee: $232 per quarter; Other Mandatory fees: $36 per quarter.

    • Estimated Degree Cost - In State:
      $26,844.00
    • Estimated Degree Cost - Out Of State:
      $82,056.00
    • Required Admission Tests:
      SAT,ACT
    • International Students Accepted:
      Yes
    • Accelerated Degree:
      No

    Requirements

    This degree requires 180 credits for completion. Full-time tuition is charged per flat rate of 10-18 hours of study per quarter.

    High school cumulative GPA of 2.0 or above. Official transcripts. SAT/ACT scores.

    Accreditation & Licensing

    Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities

    Restrictions

    Not approved for residents in: AL, AR, DC (Washington), IA, DS, MD, MN, and MO.

    Central Washington University cannot accept online students in the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, and New Mexico.

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