Bachelor of Arts in Sociology
Purdue University Fort Wayne

Program Details

The Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from Purdue University Fort Wayne is an online sociology degree program.  Students will study society and the relationship between the individual and society, gaining a critical understanding of each.  The curriculum provides a strong general education foundation that this sociology coursework is built upon.  While a minor is not required, students are encouraged to study an area that is outside of the field but still supports it, such as:

  • Anthropology
  • Computer Science
  • History
  • Labor Studies
  • Women’s Studies
  • Economics

Graduates are prepared to continue their educations at the graduate level or to begin careers in the social services, law, human relations, criminal justice, government, education, mass media, and more.


  • High school transcript or GED scores
  • 2.0 GPA
  • ACT/SAT scores
    • Not required for applicants who have been out of high school for more than two years

School Accreditation Statement

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