Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated. Also complete any corequisite labs, recitations, clinicals, or tools courses where specified and complete any additional courses needed beyond specific college and major requirements to satisfy graduation credit requirements.
All undergraduate students are required to complete the University-Wide Requirements.
All undergraduate students are required to complete the NUpath Requirements.
Note: This curriculum reflects only course work to be taken as an undergraduate student. For additional course work to be taken as a graduate student, see the graduate program in the Northeastern University Graduate Catalog.
BA Language Requirements
All BA students are required to complete the BA language requirements.
Sociology Major Requirements
Courses in the major require a grade of C or higher.
|Required Sociology Courses|
|SOCL 1101||Introduction to Sociology||4|
|SOCL 2300||Social Theory||4|
|SOCL 2320||Statistical Analysis in Sociology||4|
|SOCL 2321||Research Methods in Sociology||4|
|ANTH 1101||Peoples and Cultures||4|
|ANTH 2305||Global Markets and Local Culture||4|
|SOCL 4600||Senior Seminar||4|
Required Sociology Electives
|Complete one course in the following range:||4|
SOCL 1100 to SOCL 1999
|Complete two courses in the following range:||8|
SOCL 2000 to SOCL 3999
|Elective in Social Change|
|Complete one of the followiing:||4|
|Gender in a Changing Society|
|The Twenty-First-Century Workplace|
|Class, Power, and Social Change|
|Elective in Social Inequality|
|Complete one of the following:||4|
|Sociology of Poverty|
|Law and Social Justice|
|Race and Ethnic Relations|
|Complete one course in the following:||4|
SOCL 4000 to SOCL 4999
|Social Science Electives|
|Complete four social science courses from the following subject areas: AFRS, AFAM, ANTH, CRIM, ECON, HUSV, HIST, INTL, LING, LPSC, POLS, or PSYC.||16|
|The following course may also be used as a social science elective:|
|Topics in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies|
Sociology Experiential Learning Requirement
|Complete one of the following courses or a study abroad or a co-op:||4|
|Social Conflict and Community Service|
|Applied Sociology: Practice and Theory|
|Doing Sociology in the City Abroad|
|Junior/Senior Honors Project 2|
|Experiential Education Directed Study|
Sociology Major Credit Requirement
Complete 68 semester hours in the major.
Graduate Course Work to be Taken as an Undergraduate Student
Minimum 3.000 GPA required in all graduate courses
|Graduate Sociology Requirements|
|Complete four courses in the following range:||16|
SOCL 5000 to SOCL 7999
128 total semester hours required