SOCIOLOGY


Contact Us:


Dr. Cassidy Cooper
Assistant Professor of Sociology
ccooper@umobile.edu
251-442-2586

Request More Info

Contact Us:


Dr. Cassidy Cooper
Associate Professor of Sociology
ccooper@umobile.edu
251-442-2586

Request More Info

Bachelor of Science in Sociology

The Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science in Sociology prepares students for graduate school and for a broad career path focused on social theory, research method, statistics and human diversity. A major in Sociology will give you insight into society, group life, values and social change. You will have the opportunity to take courses in Social Theory, Social Research Methods, Marriage and the Family, Social Psychology and Understanding the Community. In each course, you will gain the skills that you will need to analyze social interaction. Whether it is culture, family, education or religion that interests you, a major in Sociology will give you the opportunity and ability to critically engage with your interests and develop intellectually and academically.

Course Code Course Name Credit Hours
SA 202 Introduction to Sociology 3
SA 301 Marriage and the Family 3
SA 322 Social Psychology 3
SA 324 Understanding the Community 3
SA 340 Social Research Methods 3
SA 412 Social Theory 3
SA 426 Senior Internship 6
Sociology Electives 9
MA 211 Elementary Statistics 3
PY 412 Moral Philosophy/Ethics 3