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Program Requirements

This is a fully online program that can be completed in 16 months. The program is scheduled in eight week semesters in Spring and Fall and five weeks during the Summer. New students are admitted two times a year in both Fall and Spring.

Course Requirements:

  • A survey of the social correlates of inequality (SOC 311, or SOC 313, or SOC 315)
  • A foundational survey of sociological theory {SOC 320)
  • Two courses in sociological research methods, one focusing on quantitative techniques (SOC 360), and one focusing on qualitative methods (SOC 361)
  • One senior-level capstone experience (either SOC 480 or SOC 495)
  • 15-16 units of upper division sociology electivies 

 Program Schedule

Semester Courses

Fall 1 (8 units)

 

Fall 2 (7 units)

SOC 320 (4)

SOC 311/313/315 (4)

SOC 360 (4)

SPAN 101 (3)

Spring 1 (7 units)

 

Spring 2 (8 units)

SOC ELEC 300 (4)

SPAN 102 (3)

SOC 361 (4)

SOC ELEC (4)

Summer 1 (6 units)

 

Summer 1 ( 6 units)

UDGE (3)

SPAN 201 (3)

UDGE (3)

UDGE (3)

 

Fall 1 (8 units)

 

Fall 2 (7 units)

SOC ELEC (4)

SOC ELEC (4)

SOC 480 (4)

SOC ELEC (3-4)

Have questions or want to learn more about the program?

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