2019-2020 Catalog Summer Update [Archived]

Sociology, AA

Sociology is the study of societies and how humans act in groups. A society is the community of people living in a particular country or region and having shared customs, laws, and organizations.

This is a sample transfer guide; consult with a counselor or pathway advisor to develop your degree plan.

Associate of Arts

Required Courses

Course NumberTitleCredits
ENG 110College Writing I

3

or

ENG 160College Writing & Research

4

ENG 111College Writing II: Literature

3

or

COM 113Interpersonal Communication

3

MATH 115Math for the Liberal Arts

4

PHI 106Critical Thinking

3

or

PHI 203Introduction to Logic

3

PSI 101American Government

3

SOC 102Principles of Sociology

3

SOC 103Contemporary Social Problems

3

TRS 104First Year Experience

3

Fine Arts

3

Foreign Language

8

Humanities

3

Other Cultures

3

Science

4

Wellness/Physical Education

2

SOC Elective Courses

6

Elective Courses

8

Total Credit Hours: 62

Transfer Notes: This degree program is designed to be a transfer option for a bachelor’s degree program with a major in sociology. Often with this major a student may focus on criminal justice, social psychology, or sociology.