Major Course Sequence

Recommended Sequence of Courses for Sociology Major

First Year
Fall TermWinter Term May Term
SOC 1004 Intro to Sociology
SOC 1004 Intro to Sociology*
Sociology Elective OR 
 Sociology ElectiveGeneral Elective 
   

Sophomore Year
Fall TermWinter Term May Term
SOC 2224 Research MethodsSOC 3104 Social Theory Sociology Elective
Sociology Elective Sociology Electives 

Junior Year
Fall TermWinter Term May Term
SOC 2224 Research Methods* (if not yet taken yet) SOC 3104 Sociology Theory* (if not yet taken) Sociology Elective
Sociology ElectiveSociology Elective  
   

Senior Year
Fall TermWinter Term May Term
SOC 4444 Senior Seminar*Sociology Elective
 
   
   

*Required Major Courses

At least one SOC elective must be SOC 2314, 2414, or 2514. 

Methods and Theory should be taken before the end of the junior year. 

Students interested in graduate school should consider taking SOC 2234, Statistical Analysis.