Reminder: advising for the Sociology major is done by the professional advising staff in the Office of Student Academic Services of the Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts & Letters. There are advising offices on both the Davie and Boca Raton campuses. Be sure to meet with your advisor every term to be sure that you are on track for graduation.
Minimum Credits in Major: 30. You must earn at least a C in a course for it to count towards the major.
I. Theory (three credits minimum/one course)
II. Sociological Analysis (three credits minimum/one course)
III. Sociology Electives
24 credits minimum/eight courses
At least nine credits (three courses) of electives in sociology must be at the 4000-level. The remaining 15 credits can be at the 3000 or 400-level. Follow your interests!
A. 3000 level electives*
B. 4000 level electives*
* The prerequisite for 4000-level courses in Sociology is the completion of at least 9 credits of 1000, 2000, or 3000 level sociology courses or the permission of the instructor. If you have any questions about whether you have the background to succeed in a course, contact the professor before the class begins.
** Only one DIS course can be counted towards the degree. The theory and methods requirements cannot be met with DIS courses. A minimum GPA of 3.00 is required for a student to take a DIS course.