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Mississippi College
  Jul 04, 2022
UNDERGRADUATE CATALOG 2015-16 [Archived Catalog]

Sociology, B.A.

Sociology Major Requirements

Sociology is the scientific study of human behavior, especially as it is influenced by social groups and culture. A distinctive feature of the program is the integration of theory and research utilizing significant computer applications.

The student electing sociology as a major must meet all requirements for the Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree and the following course of study:

  1. Core requirements of 18 semester hours in sociology to include SOC 205 ; SOC 312 , SOC 315 , SOC 325 , SOC 342  and SOC 450 .
  2. Completion of an additional 12 semester hours in sociology for a total of 30 semester hours in sociology.
  3. Each student majoring in sociology must select a minor field of study in consultation with an advisor.

The curriculum below is the preferred course of study for Sociology.

Sociology Junior Year (31 sem. hrs)

Sociology Senior Year (33 sem. hrs.)