Programs and Degrees

THREE MAJORS AVAILABLE

Note: This page provides a general overview of the programs.  Always consult the UCA Undergraduate Bulletin and speak with your major advisor regarding all major and university requirements.

 

Course descriptions can be found in the Undergraduate Bulletin.

 

Dept Sp14 F15 086Major in Sociology–33 Hours

The degree of Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science, with a major in sociology, requires the completion of 120 hours, including the general education component, degree requirements, major requirements listed below, a minor worked out with a minor advisor, 40 upper division hours, and a minimum 2.0 GPA overall, in the major, and in the minor. Students may declare a major in sociology after they have completed SOC 1300 with a grade of C or better.

SOCIOLOGY MAJOR CHECK LIST

All sociology majors are required to take 18 hours of electives.

Major in Criminology–39 Hours  

CRIMINOLOGY MAJOR CHECK LIST
Dept Sp14 F15 136

Major in Anthropology–33 Hours

ANTHROPOLOGY MAJOR CHECK LIST

 

 

You may choose to double major by studying two fields of study within this department.

SOCIOLOGY & CRIMINOLOGY DOUBLE-MAJOR CHECK LIST

CRIMINOLOGY & ANTHROPOLOGY DOUBLE-MAJOR CHECK LIST

ANTHROPOLOGY & SOCIOLOGY DOUBLE-MAJOR CHECK LIST

 

 

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THREE MINORS AVAILABLE

 

Minor in Sociology–18 Hours

Four requirements must be met for a minor in sociology:

1. Complete SOC 1300 Principles of Sociology

2. Complete 18 hours of Sociology courses (SOC 1300 is included)

3. Of the 18 hours, 9 must be upper division (3000 or 4000 level)

4. Maintain at least a 2.0 GPA in the Sociology courses

SOCIOLOGY MINOR CHECK LIST

Minor in Criminology–21 Hours

CRIMINOLOGY MINOR CHECK LIST

Minor in Anthropology–18 Hours

There are six required courses for the Minor in Anthropology, totaling 18 hours; nine of these hours must be upper division.  All Anthropology minors are required to take ANTH 1302, Introduction to Anthropology.  Anthropology minors must then choose and complete two courses from the Anthropology Core, which will ensure that students are trained from an anthropological perspective.  Students then must complete three additional courses from the Anthropology Core or from the designated electives.

ANTHROPOLOGY MINOR CHECK LIST

If you are declaring a major or minor in sociology, criminology, or anthropology (or changing your major or minor) please complete the online form on the UCA Academic Advising page https://uca.edu/advising/

Freshmen and sophomores are advised in the Academic Advising Center until they have completed 60 course hours.