UM-Flint to Host the Michigan Sociological Assoc. Conference: October 23-24, 2015

UM-Flint will host the annual MSA Conference on October 23 and 24. This year's guest of honor and keynote speaker is Dr. George Lipsitz, noted Sociologist and faculty member in the Department of Black Studies at UC Santa Barbara.
Dr. Lipsitz will be presenting a talk entitled "Time Has Come Today: Why Sociology Matters Now."

Sociology General Program (BA)

Requirements.

  1. Core requirements.
    SOC 100 , SOC 210 , SOC 215 ; SOC 302  or SOC 303 , SOC 499 .
  2. Eighteen additional credits in sociology.
  3. Nine credits in upper division courses, to be chosen in consultation with the advisor, from the cognate fields of anthropology, criminal justice, economics, history, political science, psychology, and/or social work.
  4. All requirements of the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS)  Bachelor of Arts degree, including General Education requirements  and additional BA distribution requirements.

Minimum Credits For the Degree. 120 credits

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Sociology Honors Program (BA)

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Barnes

Requirements.

  1. All requirements of the Sociology General Program (BA) . SOC 210  is ordinarily elected in the sophomore year.
  2. Statistics. SOC 215 , PSY 322 , or an equivalent approved by the advisor, recommended for the sophomore year.
  3. SOC 495  and SOC 496 , Honors Thesis I and II (4 credits each).
  4. All requirements of the University Honors Program .

Prospective Honors Program students are urged to acquaint themselves as early as possible with the requirements above as well as with the particular procedures for acceptance into the Sociology Department’s Honors Program. See the departmental honors advisor or the Honors Program Director for this information.

Minimum Credits For the Degree. 120 credits

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Sociology Minor

Requirements.

  1. Core requirements.
    SOC 100 , SOC 210  or SOC 215 , SOC 302  or SOC 303  (9 credits).
  2. Twelve additional credits in sociology.

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