The online Bachelor of Arts in Sociology is designed to provide skills to seek positive social change through analysis of the structure of society, the dynamics of culture and interaction, and the causes and consequences of human behavior.
Students may choose from one of four specializations:
Inequality and Institutions
Deviance, Crime and Delinquency
Social Psychology and Life Course
Graduates will be prepared with marketable skills for work in both public and private job sectors including the areas of education, health, government, social advocacy, and research.
A total of 120 division credits are required to complete the degree, including 41 required Psychology program credits.
Good academic standing at all previous institutions. Strong candidates for admission will have a minimum of 30 college-level credit hours and a cumulative 2.4 GPA or higher from all institutions attended.
Accreditation & Licensing
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Not authorized for residents of Kentucky and North Carolina.
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