Checklist for Majors

Requirements for the Major in Sociology (B.A.) 
(Updated 12/12/11)

Check list for Major in Sociology
Core
courses required of ALL majors (6 units)
SO 101 - Principles of Sociology
OR
SO 103 - American Society and Its Social Problems (D)
SO 233 - Research Methods I
SO 234 - Research Methods II (Prerequisite: SO 233)
SO 343 - Sociological Theory
Senior Learning Community (Prerequisites: SO 233, SO 234, SO 343) consisting of:
SO 491 - Senior Seminar
SO 400 - Senior RFT

Concentration requirements (6 units)
(Note: "Elective" is any Sociology, Anthropology, or Social Work Class)

Academic Sociology
__SO 213 - Sexualities and The Social (D)
         OR
__SO 301 - The Family (D)
__SO 305 - Criminology

__AN Elective
__Elective 1
__Elective 2
__Elective 3

Criminal Justice
__SO 207 - The Criminal Justice System
__SO 305 - Criminology
__AN 241 - Forensic Anthropology
        OR
__AN 245 - Wagner College Archaeology Project

__AN Elective
__Elective 1
__Elective 2
Family Studies/Social Work
__SO 213 - Sexualities and The Social (D)
__SO 301 - The Family (D)
__SW 105 - Introduction to Social Welfare Practice
__AN 201 - Comparative Cultures (I)

__Elective 1
__Elective 2


It is strongly recommended but not required that Family Studies/Social Work students select their electives from the following:

SP 107 - Accelerated Elementary Spanish (I)
PS 240 - Psychology of Prejudice
PS 315 - Principles of Counseling Psychology
EC 414 - Economics of Discrimination


Requirements for a Minor in Sociology
Any 6 units in Sociology and/or Social Work