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Advising Information for Undergraduates

B.A. in Sociology

A Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology includes an examination of basic theories and methods in sociology and the application of sociological knowledge to a specific concentration consisting of 12 credits to be chosen in consultation with the student’s advisor. The program includes the core courses in sociology, two theory and two research, as well as concentration courses. Graduates will be prepared for employment in a variety of contexts such as conducting program analysis, social research, and related areas.

Advising Information

Students must consult with their assigned major advisor each semester prior to registering (the advisor will provide them with the PIN number required for registration). Advisor information is available on Ursa (under the Student tab, visit View Student Information under Registration Tools). If no advisor is listed, contact the major program office for advisor information.

Minor in Sociology

A minor in sociology is an excellent complement to any major at the University of Northern Colorado. Through the application of the sociological approach to key issues such as inequality, social institutions, deviance, and family life, sociology provides a firm foundation for any discipline or career path with broader context and analytical approach.

Minor Requirements - 18 credits

Online B.A. in Sociology

The Online Sociology Bachelor of Arts program is a flexible liberal arts degree that is the same as our on-campus program, but designed for busy adults of any age who would like to complete their college degree, no matter where they live. In this bachelor's completion program, you will develop transferable job skills that are valuable for a wide range of professions in virtually any industry. You'll also engage in personally interesting curriculum that will enrich your ability to succeed in any job or organization. Program information for the Online B.A. in Sociology can be found here https://extended.unco.edu/current/undergrad/soc-ba-ol/.