Bachelor of Arts in Sociology
University of Memphis

Program Details

The University of Memphis offers an online sociology degree, the Bachelor of Arts in Sociology.  Students work closely with the departmental academic advisor to design a program of study that makes the best use of faculty expertise.  This includes such areas as social, racial, ethnic, and income inequality; family, medical, educational, and urban sociology; deviant behavior and social problems; and the methodology of social research.  The curriculum is designed using the American Sociological Association as a guide for the major skill sets students should possess.  Therefore, courses teach students to conduct research and analyze data, communicate, think critically, and develop a global perspective.  You will understand the development of theoretical, substantive, and methodological knowledge in sociology as well as the major theories, statistical techniques, and methodological approaches of the field.


  • Official transcripts
  • A high school diploma or GED

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges