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Sociology

Abilene Christian University

48 months
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37800 USD/year
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About

Sociology from Abilene Christian University is designed for you if you want to know why people believe weird things, join clubs, or commit crimes, then a bachelor’s degree in sociology is for you.

Overview

At Sociology from Abilene Christian University you’ll learn how people interact, behave, and function in society – within large and small groups. As a sociology major, you’ll also explore complex social issues and work on solving social problems.

Sociology is the scientific study of social change and a lens into the complexity of the causes and consequences of human behavior. Since all human behavior is social, the subject matter of sociology is vast. It ranges from the intimate family to the hostile mob; from organized crime to religious cults; from the divisions of race, gender and social class to shared cultural beliefs; and from the sociology of work to the sociology of sports. In fact, few fields have such a broad scope of research, theory and application. 

A sociology degree prepares you for careers and service across a variety of fields by providing a platform and tools to deeply examine the complexities of society and the culture of humanity. You’ll learn the skills you need to analyze complex problems and provide effective solutions for all types of employers. Additionally, our program supports ACU’s mission by providing you with meaningful community service opportunities.

Careers

A degree in sociology provides a multitude of opportunities post-graduation. You will have a strong foundation for graduate, medical or law school and also be prepared to enter a variety of career paths, including:

  • Human Resource Manager
  • Statistician
  • Social Media Strategist
  • Social Researcher
  • Career Counselor
  • Consumer Researcher
  • Housing Coordinator
  • Substance Abuse Counselor
  • Public Relations Associate
  • Foreign Service Officer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sociology of Aging
  • Urban and Community Studies
  • Social Statistics
  • Inequality and Social Justice
  • Ethnography of U.S. Culture 
  • International Poverty and Development 
  • Social and Ethnic History in U.S. 
  • Social Psychology 
  • Diversity, Power, and Oppression 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

128 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete an Application for Admission. There is a $50 nonrefundable application fee.
  • Send your official high school and/or college transcript(s) 
  • Standardized Test Scores

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    37800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37800 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    37800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37800 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Abilene

932 - 1728 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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