Associate in Arts Degree

Sociology    18 Units

An Associate in Arts degree may be earned by completing a minimum of 60 units of degree credit coursework, including the major requirements and breadth requirements, with a minimum grade point average of 2.0. Students must complete all courses for the major with a grade of “C” or better.


Courses required for the major:

3 units   POLSC 125                Government of the United States

3 units   PSYCH 220                General Psychology

3 units   SOCIO 220                Introduction to Sociology

3 units   SOCIO 221                Social Problems

At least 6 semester units from the following:

3 units   ANTHR 130             Cultural Anthropology

3 units   GEOG 130                Cultural Geography

3 units   HIST 120                  History of the United States 
(Colonial ~ 1865)

3 units   HIST 121                  History of the United States 
(1865 ~ Present)

3 units   PSYCH 128              Life Span Psychology

3 units   PSYCH 130              Psychology of Personality and Growth

3 units   PSYCH 222              Culture and Ethnicity in Social Psychology

3 units   SOCIO 225              Sociology of African Americans

3 units   SOCIO 236              Sociology of Sports

3 units   SOCIO 245              Sociology of Race and Ethnicity

3 units   SOCIO 250              Critical Thinking About Social 
and Cultural Issues

3 units   SOCSC 140              Contemporary Women

3 units   SOCSC 234              Applied Descriptive Statistics

3 units   SOCSC 296              Contemporary Issues