Sociology BS Requirements


A student majoring in Sociology (B.A., B.S.) must complete 30 credit hours of approved courses. In addition to maintaining an overall grade point average of at least 2.0 in the major, a student must earn a grade of "C" or above in each required course in the major.

Intensives:
Students who enter ETSU as freshmen or with less than 50 transfer hours must take:
2 oral communication-intensive courses, of which 1 must be in the major
1 information technology-intensive course in the major
4 writing-intensive courses, at least 2 of which must be in the major and at least 2 must be at the 3000-4000 level.

Major course requirements (30 credit hours)


SOCI 1020     Introduction to Sociology (3 credit hours)
SOCI 2020     Social Problems (3 credit hours)
SOCI 3210     Sociological Research (3 credit hours)
SOAA 3350    Social Statistics (3 credit hours)
SOCI 3444      Data Analysis (3 credit hours)
SOCI 4057      Community Sociology (3 credit hours)
SOCI 4807      Modern Social Theory (3 credit hours)

SOCI or SOAA Electives (9 credit hours)*
*Students must choose elective courses in consultation with a sociology advisor.


The B.S. degree in the College of Arts and Sciences involves the following requirements (refer to catalogue for more information):

MATH 1850 or MATH 1910
Science--in addition to General Education Core requirements (8 credit hours)


B.S./S.S.
degree in the College of Arts and Sciences involves the following requirements (refer to catalogue for more information):

MATH 1530
Science
Social Statistics
Reasoning and Argumentation
Research Design
Computing Skills