Stephen F. Austin State University

Sociology

Department History

First there was sociology.

Majors and Minors in Sociology (B.A. or B.S. Degree)

First Major

This major requires a minimum of 30 semester hours of which at least 18 must be advanced. Required courses are SOC 137, 253, 471, 378, 379; ANT 231; and 12 additional hours of sociology, nine of which must be advanced. Students with a first major in sociology may choose either the Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Sci­ence degree.

Second Major

This second major requires a minimum of 24 semester hours of which at least 12 must be advanced. Required courses are: SOC 137; SOC 253 or ANT 231; and SOC 378; plus 15 additional hours in sociology, nine of which must be advanced.

Second Major with First Major in Rehabilitation

This second major requires SOC 137; SOC 138 or SOC 253 or ANT 231; SOC 378; plus 15 hours from SOC 139, 305, 330, 331, 335, 351, 353 (or 354), 357, 362, 363, 370, 430.

Second Major with First Major in Criminal Justice

This second major requires SOC 137, 353, 354, 378, plus 12 additional hours of sociology, three of which must be advanced.

Minor

A minor in Sociology requires 18 semester hours of which at least nine must be advanced. Required courses are SOC 137; SOC 253 or ANT 231; plus 12 ad­ditional hours in sociology, nine of which must be advanced.