Bachelor On Campus


West Texas A&M University

48 months
465 USD/credit 13950 USD/year
80 USD/credit 2400 USD/year
50 USD/credit 1500 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Graduates of Sociology at West Texas A&M University are awarded a B.A./B.S. in Sociology. 


What you will learn during Sociology at West Texas A&M University

  • How sociological theory helps us understand social issues
  • What part culture plays in shaping social relations
  • The impact of environment on children's socialization
  • How social problems are related to social structure
  • How groups and organizations affect communication
  • How cliques and gangs affect deviance
  • How the American Dream is affected by social stratification
  • How the economic structure is affected by gender
  • The role of the family in society
  • How education and religion influence society
  • The intertwining of politics, the economy, and the media
  • The issues of health care and disability in society
  • The effect of migration on cities
  • How collective behavior and social movements change society


  • Family planning
  • Substance abuse
  • Rehabilitation counseling
  • Health planning
  • Hospital admissions

Programme Structure

Courses Include:
  • Social Problems
  • Criminology
  • Sociology of the Family
  • Sociology of Race and Ethnicity
  • Sociological Theory

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants must meet one of the following and have a minimum 2.0 Cumulative High School GPA:

  • High School Class Rank - Top 30%
  • 3.0 Cumulative High School GPA (4.0 Scale)
  • 21 ACT Composite Score or 1060 SAT Composite Score

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    13950 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 465 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    2400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 80 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • In-State

    1500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 50 USD per credit during 48 months.

Tuition per semester credit hour

Living costs for Canyon

914 - 1694 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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