Bachelor of Arts in Sociology
New Mexico State University

Program Details

The online BA in Sociology offered by NMSU-Online provides students with a solid liberal arts foundation to enter the world of business, law enforcement, education, government, nonprofit organizations, or other disciplines.  Students gain valuable insights into social factors that can affect workplace productivity, organizational effectiveness, family and community dynamics and environmental policy. Coursework covers foundations, theory, methods and analysis to apply to practice so graduates are prepared to pursue careers in the field.


  • High school diploma or GED
  • GPA of 2.75
  • Official transcripts
  • ACT or SAT test scores

School Accreditation Statement

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

Geographic Restrictions

The required Introduction to Sociology, SOC 101G is not offered via Canvas, the distance learning platform. Not all programs at New Mexico State University are approved in all states. Prospective students should check with the school prior to enrol