Bachelor of Arts in Sociology
Thomas Edison State University

Program Details

Earn a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from Thomas Edison State University distance learning. This program provides students with a broad comprehension of the liberal arts discipline combined with focused sociological coursework.  Studies will cover topics including but not limited to:

  • Social stratification
  • Race and ethnicity
  • Gender

Courses examine the values, ethical standards, and diversity within the field of sociology.  Students will learn methods to apply the scientific method to explore sociological issues, including human behavior, beliefs, attitudes, and social organization.  A variety of customizable electives allows students to align personal and professional goals with their academic pathway.  Graduates with this degree are prepared for new careers, advancement in a current profession, or graduate studies with TESU online.

Requirements

  • Adult 21 years of age or older
  • High school graduate or successful completion of GED
  • Current work or volunteer experience in the field of human services (a minimum of 6 months/800 hours)
  • Resume

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education