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Requirements & Suggested Order of Classes Requirements

Introduction to Sociology (111)
5 Sociology Electives
Sociology of Theory (301)
Sociological Methods (302)
Sociological Statistics (303)
Community Action (325)
Social Movements (411)
Internship Class (433)*

* Students can only enroll in 433 once they have completed 301, 302, 303, 325 and 411 with Cs or better. An appeal process for taking 303 concomitantly with 433 is available -- contact the Chair/Director for more information.


* You must have a 2.0 GPA in Sociology to graduate
* You must get at least a C in all required classes:   111, 301, 302, 303, 325, 411, 433.
* You must get at least a C on your internship paper to graduate

Students who must take the class and do the internship separately can do so under appeal to the student's 433 instructor   These students must write a proposal explaining a) why the two experiences cannot be done together and b) how all class assignments will be completed. 

Suggested Order of classes:

Fall Junior year:  111 (if haven't already taken it)
                         1 sociology elective
                         301, sociology theory (must take before 433)

Spring Junior:     302, sociological research methods (must take before 433)
                         2 sociology electives

Fall Senior:         325, community action (only offered in the Fall; must take before 433)
                         411, social movements (only offered in the Fall; must take before 433)
                         303, sociological statistics (must take before 433, appeals are allowed by contacting the Chair)
                         1 sociology elective

Spring Senior:     433, internship class (only offered in Spring)
                         1 sociology elective

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