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Sociology and Anthropology Classes


Majors in Sociology must complete 30 credits hours as follows:

  • Four basic courses in sociology
  • One course in methods (quantitative or qualitative)
  • One course in deviance or in inequality
  • One course in organization or communication
  • One course in theory (counts as capstone)
  • Any two additional sociology courses, at least one at the 300 or 400 level.

Additional courses include:

  • Sociological Theory
  • Sociological and Anthropological Qualitative Theories

Majors in anthropology can choose from more than a dozen courses in archaeology, language and culture, biological anthropol­ogy, and cultural anthropology. Required are:

  • Two basic courses in anthropology
  • Three core courses in anthropology
  • One course in methods (quantitative methods or statistics)
  • One course in theory
  • One seminar course
  • Any three additional anthropology courses, at least one at the 300 or 400 level.