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Bachelor of Arts

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Students completing the B.A. Program in Sociology will be able to:

  • Think sociologically
  • Read and understand literature on complex social issues.
  • Apply a comparative and international perspective to the study of social phenomena.
  • Collect and analyze sociological data using appropriate research methods.
  • Write a substantial research paper analyzing an important sociological issue.
  • Critically assess, discuss, and write essays drawing on theoretical perspectives.
  • Use sociological knowledge and abilities to contribute to their community and society.