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    Jul 24, 2024  
2021-2022 Augusta University Catalog 
2021-2022 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Bachelor of Arts with a major in Sociology

Program Overview

Pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology enables students to learn sociological concepts and theories that help them analyze and understand basic social structures and relations between people, groups, organizations and societies. Students will practice critical thinking and communication skills that prepare them for graduate study and a wide range of careers such as human resources representative, lawyer, public relations specialist, policy analyst, social researcher and more.

Program Contact
William Hatcher, PhD
Admissions Information

For more information on admissions requirements, please visit the Office of Admissions website.

Progression & Graduation Requirements
  • A grade of C or better is required in all Major Concentration courses.
  • Exit Exam required in final term.

Core Area A-E: 42 Hours

For more information on Core Curriculum Areas A-E, see Core Requirements .

Area F: 18 Hours

A grade of C or better is required in each course.

Major Concentration: 30 Hours

A grade of C or better is required in each course.

Free Electives: 28-30 Hours

At least 9 hours must be at the 3000 or 4000 level

Wellness Graduation Requirement: 4 Hours

Students who transfer to Augusta University with less than 60 credit hours must complete the Wellness Requirement.

Total Hours for the Degree: 124 Hours