Sociology and Environmental Studies, BS

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.

University-Wide Requirements

All undergraduate students are required to complete the University-Wide Requirements.

NUpath Requirements

All undergraduate students are required to complete the NUpath Requirements.

Sociology Requirements

Required Sociology Courses
SOCL 1101Introduction to Sociology4
SOCL 2300Social Theory4
SOCL 2321Research Methods in Sociology4
ANTH 2305Global Markets and Local Culture4
Statistics
Complete one of the following:4
Statistical Analysis in Sociology
Biostatistics
Capstone
Complete one of the following:
Senior Seminar
Senior Thesis
Earth and Environmental Science Capstone
Sociology Elective A
Please note that SOCL 1246 may not be used to fulfill this requirement as it is required in the major. Complete one course in the following range:
SOCL 1000 to SOCL 2999
Sociology Elective B
Complete three additional sociology courses in the following range:
SOCL 3000 to SOCL 5999

Environmental Studies Requirements

Science Requirements
ENVR 1101Environmental Science4
ENVR 1112Environmental Geology4
or ENVR 1200 Dynamic Earth
or ENVR 3125 Global Oceanic Change
ENVR 3300
and ENVR 3301
Geographic Information Systems
and Lab for ENVR 3300
5
EEMB 3460Conservation Biology4
Environmental Studies Elective A
Complete one of the following:4
Environmental Ethics
The Ethics of Food
American Government
Environmental Politics and Policy
Global Climate Change
Special Topics in Environmental Studies
Environmental Studies Electives B
Complete three of the following:12
Environmental Issues, Communication, and the Media
ENVR 3000 to ENVR 5999
EEMB 3000 to EEMB 5999
PPUA 3000 to PPUA 5999

Integrative Requirements

SOCL 1246Environment and Society4
ENVR 4515Sustainable Development4

Sociology Major Grade Requirement

A GPA of 2.000 for major courses is required.

Sociology and Environmental Studies Combined-Major Credit Requirement

Complete 81 semester hours in the major.

Program Requirements

128 total semester hours required