Eight-Semester Plan for B.A. in Sociology

Major Program Guide For: B.A. in Sociology
Suggested Course Sequence

  • Total for Degree: 120 Credit Hours
  • Total Hours of Prerequisites: 0
  • Must maintain a 2.0 in the major
  • Students may finish earlier if they attend summer school at WCU or another approved institution.

 

Freshman Year
Fall
Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
ENGL 101 Comp I 3
C5   Physical/Biological Science 3
 HEAL or HSCC 123/101 Physical/Biological Science 3
SOC 103  Human Society 3
190 Series 190 First Year Seminar 3
Spring
Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
MATH 101 or higher   3
C5 102 Physical/Biological Science 3
P1   Social Sciences 3
P4   Humanities 3
ENGL 102  Composition II 3

 

Sophomore Year
Fall
Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
P5   Fine and Performing Arts 3
P3   History 3
CMHC 201  Communication 3
MFL 101    3
SOC   Elective 3
Spring
Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
P6   World Cultures 3
SOC   Elective 3
Minor/Approved Program     3
MFL  102    3
Minor/Approved Program     3

 

Junior Year
Fall
Course Prefix of Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
SOC 385 Methods of Social Research 3
SOC 391 Sociological Theory 3
Upper Level Perspective     3
MFL 231   3
Minor/Approved Program     3
Spring
Course Prefix of Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
SOC   Elective 3
SOC 386 Analysis of Social Data 3
Minor/Approved Program     3
MFL 232   3
General   General Elective 3

 

Senior Year
Fall
Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
SOC   Elective 3
Minor/Approved Program   Elective 3
General   Elective 3
General   Elective 3
Spring
Course Prefix of Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
SOC   Elective 3
Minor/Approved Program   Elective 3
General    Elective 3
General    Elective 3

 

Total for Degree: 120 Credit Hours

  • Total Hours of Prerequisites: 0
  • Must maintain a 2.0 in the major
  • Students may finish earlier if they attend summer school at WCU or another approved institution.
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