Bachelor of Arts in Sociology / General
Western Illinois University

Program Details

Western Illinois University online offers a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology to students interested in a General concentration.  Students of this program have the chance to earn an integrated bachelor’s and master’s degree, earning both degrees in five years.  Studies may include but are not limited to:

  • Criminology
  • Social psychology
  • Inequality

Full-time faculty are actively involved in research within their fields.  Experiential learning opportunities include internships and customizable electives.  Graduates with this degree may find pursuable career paths as program directors, administrative workers, managers, and more.


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Transcripts
  • SAT/ACT test scores (waived for applicants with a 3.3 or higher GPA)
  • Minimum 2.0 GPA

School Accreditation Statement

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