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2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog 
2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Social Sciences B.A./B.S.

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Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Degree/Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Degree

(May be either depending on option selected.)

Major in Social Sciences

(Major Code: 121)

University Core Curriculum Requirements

Refer to the “University Core Curriculum ” section of this catalog.

A student electing this major must complete the following 54-hour program from among anthropology, economics, geography, history, political science, psychology and sociology:

18 semester hours in each of two social sciences

Nine semester hours in each of two additional social sciences


No one-semester-hour courses may be counted toward the above requirements. Students following this program shall have as their major adviser the head of the department in which they elect to meet one of the 18-semester-hour requirements noted above.

Advising Services Degree Checklists and Curriculum Guides

The following Degree Checklist and Curriculum Guide (suggested course sequence) are available by linking to Advising Services Degree Checklists:

  • Social Sciences B.A. or B.S.

Teacher Certification

The Department of Political Science and Criminal Justice offers secondary teacher certification majors in social sciences. Consult the “Department of Education ” section of this catalog for core curriculum, certification majors and interdisciplinary requirements related to programs offered by this department.

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