Bachelor of Arts in Sociology


Entry Requirement for a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology

A student wishing to declare sociology as a major must either:

  • Consult with the sociology department;
  • Earn a solid grade of C or better in SOC 1033 or a B in the equivalent courses at another university;
  • And earn grades no lower than C in ENGL 1033 and MATH 1083 at TU, with at least one of these grades being a B or better.
  • Note: B's in writing and math courses at another university will fulfill this entry requirement.
  • Note: A Math ACT score of 25 or Math SAT score of 600 will fulfill the math portion of this entry requirement.
  • OR, obtain the permission of the sociology department.

Sociology majors can design a specific program of study in preparation for graduate school, professional school (law, business, medicine), and for careers in social services, government, research, consulting, teching, or business.

Students must choose, with the advisor's approval, at least 12 hours in a minor field, six of which must be at the 3000-4000 level.

Required Courses Credit Hours
Core  15
Electives*  18 
   
Total Hours Required for Major 33 

*Fifteen (15) hours must be at the 3000-4000 level, and be chosen with the faculty advisor's approval.

Current students should see their Department Advisor or the College Advising Office for a copy of their Balance Sheet(s) with specific course requirements for their major and the Tulsa Curriculum.