Sociology, BS (transition)
This program is not open for entry for the 2016–2017 year.
The major in sociology offers students an opportunity to explore human behavior and interaction on an individual and societal level.
Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated.
Minimum 120 total semester hours required
Minimum 2.000 GPA required
Students must earn a minimum of 60 Northeastern University semester hours in order to receive a bachelor’s degree.
Note: Individual program requirements may exceed the above minima.
30 semester hours required
and ENG 1106
|College Writing 1|
and Lab for ENG 1105
and ENG 1108
|College Writing 2|
and Lab for ENG 1107
and ENG 2106
and Lab for ENG 2105
|Course satisfying Engaging Difference and Diversity core||3|
|PHL 2120||Ethical Issues in Communication||3|
|Course satisfying Engaging with the Natural and Designed World core||3|
|MTH 1100||College Algebra||3|
|MTH 2310||Statistics for the Behavioral and Social Sciences||3|
|or MTH 2300||Business Statistics|
|ITC 1000||Computer Applications||3|
|or ITC 2016||End-User Data Analysis Tools|
33 semester hours required
|Complete 30 semester hours of humanities, social science, and math/science electives (excluding SOC).||30|
|HST 1100||History of the World 1: Prehistory to the Renaissance||3|
|or HST 1150||History of the World 2: From Renaissance to the Present|
Major Required Courses
24 semester hours required
|ANT 1150||Cultural Anthropology||3|
|SOC 1100||Introduction to Sociology||3|
|Complete 3 semester hours of SOC electives.||3|
|HSV 3350||Research Methods in Human Services||3|
|or PSY 3450||Research in Psychology|
|Complete 9 semester hours from the following subject areas:||9|
Complete a minimum of 33 semester hours to reach 120 semester hours.