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Bachelor of Arts


The degree requirements for the Department of Sociology have recently changed.  Therefore, the degree requirements vary slightly depending on when students declared their major in Sociology at the University of Colorado Denver.  Students who declared their major in Sociology before Fall 2014 can follow the “Original Degree Requirements” (#1 below).  However, they may opt to adhere to the “New Degree Requirements” (#2 below) if they choose (they should notify the Sociology Undergraduate Advisor if they choose to do this).  Students who declared the Sociology major during or after Fall 2014, must adhere to the “New Degree Requirements” (#2 below).

1.  ORIGINAL DEGREE REQUIREMENTS – these are the degree requirements for students who declared a major in Sociology before Fall 2014.

Introduction to Sociology (SOCY 1001)
*Urban Sociology (SOCY 3001)
Research Methods (SOCY 3111)
Statistics (SOCY 3121)
History of Sociological Theory (SOCY 3150)
Contemporary Sociological Theory (SOCY 3160)

(plus 5 3-credit electives)

2.  NEW DEGREE REQUIREMENTS – these are the degree requirements for students who declared a Sociology major during or after Fall 2014.+

 Introduction to Sociology (SOCY 1001)
*Inequalities in the Social World (SOCY 2001)
Research Methods (SOCY 3111)
Statistics (SOCY 3121)
History of Sociological Theory (SOCY 3150)
Contemporary Sociological Theory (SOCY 3160)
(plus 5 3-credit electives)

+This group includes new CU Denver students entering the university as a Sociology major Fall Semester, 2014, pre-enrolled prior to Fall 2014.