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2005-2006 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2005-2006 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED BULLETIN]

B.A. Specialization in Sociology

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Program Requirements - Total Hours: 32

A total of 32 semester hours in sociology is required for the major. The following four courses are required of all majors, preferably in numerical sequence:

Two Additional Courses:

Are to be taken; one course selected from:

And One Courses Selected From:

Electives Chosen Under Advisement - Semester Hours: 12

A minimum of 12 hours of electives in other sociology courses, chosen under advisement.

Courses equivalent to SOC 180 and SOC 101 taken outside the department may be substituted for SOC 180 and SOC 101, but will not be counted in the 32 s.h. of sociology courses.


It is recommended that all sociology majors take the sociology section of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) before graduation. A minimum grade point average of 2.0 is required for the 30 s.h. of sociology. Required sociology courses in which a grade of D is obtained must usually be repeated.

See Also: Complete B.A. Requirements

The complete B.A. requirements are available in the Hofstra College of Liberal Arts and Sciences section of this Bulletin.

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