Jun 26, 2019  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

Sociology (B.A. or B.S.)

The student learning outcomes for this degree are located at http://www.niu.edu/assessment/clearinghouse/outcomes/index.shtml.

Check departmental information for any additional requirements.

Requirements in Department (38)

GPA Requirement

A student must have an overall GPA of at least 2.00 in the major courses and have completed the following courses, with a grade of C or better in each course, to complete the major in Sociology:

Requirements outside Department (B.A., 3-16; B.S., 11-15)

For the B.A. Degree

Fulfillment of B.A. foreign language requirement (0-12)

(See “Foreign Language Requirement for the B.A. Degree”)

For the B.S. Degree

One of the following groups (11-15)

Group 1

Group 2

Total Hours for a Major in Sociology: 40-53 (B.A.) OR 49-53 (B.S.)