Bachelor of Arts in Sociology
Maryville University

Program Details

Maryville University’s online Sociology degree covers current events to examine modern social challenges. Three concentrations are available to focus studies on your specific career goals: Social Work, Social Justice, or Criminology. Students are encouraged to pursue research projects geared toward their areas of interest.

A Sociology degree online prepares you for career opportunities in human, social, and community services. Graduates can work in settings such as nonprofits, government agencies, schools, community centers, law firms, hospitals, and community development organizations.

Classes cover a range of topics including:

  • Community responsibility
  • Mental illness
  • Human sexuality
  • Juvenile delinquency
  • Terrorism
  • Race and ethnicity
  • Crime

Requirements

  • A high school diploma or GED
  • A high school grade point average of at least 2.5 (if applicable)
  • A 2.0 grade point average in college work (if applicable)

School Accreditation Statement

The Higher Learning Commission