Sociology
Course Requirements for a Bachelor of Arts and Sciences in Sociology

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DEGREE REQUIREMENTS
Semester Hours
Professional Studies
3
  PRST 3301 Lifelong Learning (S-L)
English
9
  ENGL 1301, 1302, and 2301 or 2302
Fine Arts
3
  FINE 1306
History
6
  HIST 1301, 1302, 2301, or 2302
Kinesiology
0-2
  KNES 1101 and one additional activity course (KNES 1102-1122); for veterans or those 25 years of age or older prior to enrollment at DBU, KNES courses are waived
Mathematics
3-4
  MATH 1301 or 1303 or 1304 or 1307 or 1308 or 1405 (eMAT Advising Tool is required prior to registering for any Math class or any class for which the eMAT is a prerequisite).
Natural Science (1000 or 2000 level courses only)
3-4
  One laboratory science from Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Geology, Physical Science, or Physics
Religion
*6-12
  RELI 1301 and 1302. *If hours transferred at time of initial enrollment at DBU do not equal 60 or more hours, additional religion hours will be required
Social Science (1000 or 2000 level courses only)
6
 

POLS 2301 American National Government

An additional 3 credit hours may be selected from Economics, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, or met in the major.

Electives
41-51
  Courses transferred, ACE approved military and/or corporate training, etc.
Sociology Major
30
    

SOCI 1301   Introduction to Sociology
SOCI 1302   Social Problems
SOCI 2303   Statistics for the Social Sciences
SOCI 2304   Marriage and Family

SOCI 3305   Internship in Sociology (S-L)

                  or SOCI 4302  Sociological Theory

SOCI 3309   Social Work

SOCI 4303   Social Psychology              
SOCI 4312   Research Methods

 
The student must also complete an additional six upper-level hours of sociology courses. This requirement may also be satisfied by transfer credits.
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED
120


Other Requirements

  1. Minimum of 42 upper-level credit hours. (Exception: Inverted Degree Program)
  2. Minimum of 12 credit hours in major in residence at Dallas Baptist University, 9 credit hours of which must be upper-level.
  3. Minimum of 30 credit hours in residence at DBU.
  4. Completion of 30 of the last 36 credit hours in residence at Dallas Baptist University. Students must receive approval of the registrar prior to taking courses at any other college or university.
  5. Minimum of 120 credit hours to graduate.
  6. Satisfactory completion of all requirements on official degree plan.

Minimum GPA Required for Graduation from Dallas Baptist University

DBU requires a minimum institutional cumulative, major, and minor GPA of 2.0.

(S-L) = Course(s) with field-based service-learning component.

 

 

 


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