Associate of Arts in Sociology
Lake Superior College

Program Details

Lake Superior College offers an online pathway degree, the Associate of Arts in Sociology.  This degree, used as a pathway degree, allows students to transfer to a four-year institution and continue their educations.  Graduates of this degree are prepared to enter a bachelor’s degree program in Sociology at a Minnesota State university, transferring the credits they earned.  With this specially designed curriculum, students will enter the baccalaureate program with junior-year status.  Depending on the university chosen, the Sociology degree is available as a Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, or Applied Sociology degree. 

Courses in this program may include:

  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Human Sexuality
  • Gender, Power and Society
  • People and the Environment
  • Criminal Justice in Society
  • Social Psychology


  • High school transcript
  • College transcripts, if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission