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.

Learning Pace


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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Western Illinois University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • SAT/ACT test scores are waived for applicants with a 3.3 or higher GPA.