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FIRST YEAR

Semester 1
 

COURSE TITLE CREDITS FREQUENCY COURSE NOTES MIN. GRADE CATEGORY

ENGL 100

Fundamentals of English

3 Fall/Spring   C

SK

Math 104

Quantitative Reasoning

3 Fall/Spring   C

SK

SOCA 101

Introduction to Sociology

3 Fall/Spring    

MJ/GE

Humanities

  3 Fall/Spring    

GE

Foreign Language 103

  4 Fall/Spring    

FL

TOTAL   16        


Winterim Year 1 - optional
 Consult with your advisor whether winterim is appropriate for you in your first year.

 

 

Semester 2
 

COURSE TITLE CREDITS FREQUENCY COURSE NOTES MIN. GRADE CATEGORY

ENGL 101

  3 Fall/Spring   C-

SK

Natural Science

  3      

GE

SOCA elective

  3 Fall/Spring    

MJ

SOCA elective

  3 Fall/Spring    

MJ/GE

Foreign Language 104

  4      

FL

TOTAL   16        
YEAR TOTAL   32        


Summer Year 1 - optional
Enrollment in Summer courses is recommended for students who end their first year with less than 30 credit hours.

SECOND YEAR

Semester 1
 

COURSE TITLE CREDITS FREQUENCY COURSE NOTES MIN. GRADE CATEGORY

SOCA 250

Statistics for the Social Sciences

4 Fall/Spring    

MJ

SOCA Elective 300+

  3 Fall/Spring    

MJ

Humanities

  3      

GE

General elective

  3      

EL

Social and Behavioral Science

  3      

GE

TOTAL   16        


Winterim Year 2 - optional
Enrollment in Winterim courses is strongly recommended for students who have accumulated less than 45 credits.   

 

 

Semester 2
 

COURSE TITLE CREDITS FREQUENCY COURSE NOTES MIN. GRADE CATEGORY

SOCA Elective 300+

  3 Fall/Spring    

MJ

SOCA Elective 300+

  3 Fall/Spring    

MJ

Social and Behavioral Science

  3      

GE

Humanities

  3      

GE

Natural Science

  3      

GE

TOTAL   15        
YEAR TOTAL   31        


Summer Year 2 - optional
Enrollment in Summer courses is strongly recommended for students who end their second year with less than 60 credit hours. 

THIRD YEAR

Semester 1
 

COURSE TITLE CREDITS FREQUENCY COURSE NOTES MIN. GRADE CATEGORY

SOCA 248

Research Report Writing for the Social Sciences

3 Fall/Spring    

MJ

SOCA 295

Social Science Research Methods

2 Fall/Spring    

MJ

SOCA elective 300+

  3 Fall/Spring    

MJ

Humanities

  3      

GE

Natural Science

  3      

GE

HESM

  1        
TOTAL   15        


Winterim Year 3 - optional
Enrollment in Winterim courses is strongly recommended  for students who have completed less than 75 credit hours.  

 

 

Semester 2
 

COURSE TITLE CREDITS FREQUENCY COURSE NOTES MIN. GRADE CATEGORY

SOCA 300/303/307

  3 Fall/Spring    

MJ

General 300+ elective

  3      

EL

SOCA Elective 300+

  3 Fall/Spring    

MJ

General elective

  3      

EL

Natural Science

  3      

GE

TOTAL   15        
YEAR TOTAL   30        


Summer Year 3 - optional

Enrollment in Summer courses is strongly recommended for students who end their third year  with less than 90 credit hours.  

FOURTH YEAR

Semester 1
 

COURSE TITLE CREDITS FREQUENCY COURSE NOTES MIN. GRADE CATEGORY

SOCA 301

Sociological Theory

3 Fall/Spring    

MJ

General 300+ elective

  3      

EL

General 300+ elective

  3      

EL

General elective

  3      

EL

General elective

  3      

EL

TOTAL   15        


Winterim Year 4 - optional
Enrollment in Winterim courses is strongly recommended for students who have completed less than 105 credit hours. 

 

 

Semester 2
 

COURSE TITLE CREDITS FREQUENCY COURSE NOTES MIN. GRADE CATEGORY

SOCA 495

Senior Seminar

3 Fall/Spring    

MJ

General 300+ elective

  3      

EL

General 300+ elective

  3      

EL

General elective

  3      

EL

General elective

  3      

EL

TOTAL   15        
YEAR TOTAL   30        


Summer Year 4 - if needed
Enrollment in Summer courses is strongly recommended for students who have not completed the required 120 hours.

Graduation Requirements Summary
 

Minimum Total Hours Minimum Upper-Division Hours Min. Core Hours Major GPA Overall GPA
120 36 38 2.25 2.25

 

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