Bachelor of Science in Sociology
South Dakota State University

Program Details

With a broad knowledge base, this online BS in Sociology can equip you with the knowledge and skills to work in a variety of industries.  Offered by South Dakota State, entirely through distance learning, you’ll engage in research and studies that are tailored to your career goals and interests.  From criminal justice to marketing, you’ll take courses to create and analyze evidence-based arguments that lend you exceptional communication skills to present information to non-sociologists.  You’ll participate in experiential learning through an internship, independent study, service or field study alongside classes such as:

  • Sociological Theory
  • Investigating the Social World
  • Research Methods


  • High school transcript or GED
  • Placement test

School Accreditation Statement

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