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Placement and Prerequisites

As you consider your course options and work on course planning, refer to the general course information below. All courses are open to non-majors.

Sociology 100-Level

  • Provides an introduction to the discipline
  • Limited to first-year students, sophomores, and juniors

Sociology 200-Level (Except SOC 260-Statistics)

  • Provides an introduction to substantive topics within the field
  • Open to students at all levels

Sociology 300-Level

  • Focuses on theory, methods, and more advanced topics
  • While open to students at all levels, a previous course in sociology is recommended

Sociology 400-Level

  • Advanced capstone seminars and independent studies
  • Contact the instructor for permission to enroll