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Sociology, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Saint Charles, MO, United States
Sociology at Lindenwood University is the scientific investigation of the social world that provides students with a deeper understanding of themselves, social problems, and social institutions. Most importantly, sociology equips students with the skills necessary to engage in social science research and elicit social change.
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Overview

When you major in Sociology at Lindenwood University, you will gain a broad global perspective for understanding society and its relationship to individual and group behavior. Courses within this degree program will help prepare you for a broad range of careers in law, government service, business, counseling, journalism, social services, urban policy development, teaching, international relations, consulting, and statistical survey research.

Earning a degree in Sociology at Lindenwood University

Earning a BA degree in sociology at Lindenwood University requires 44-46 credit hours. Our courses and learning opportunities together provide a strong background for graduate school and the job market. You will study the concepts of sociology, cultural anthropology, psychology, sociocultural theory, plus have the opportunity to delve into topics such as social deviance, urbanization, the sociology of sport, social problems, race, gender, social and cultural change, plus many more.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Basic Statistics
  • Principles of Psychology
  • Basic Concepts of Sociology
  • Sociocultural Theory

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    61

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General Requirements

  • Please submit a Lindenwood University institutional application or submit a Common Application.
  • Please provide a clear, readable copy of the identification page of your passport. It must show all information on the identification page and be valid (not expired) to be accepted.  The copy does not need to be in color.
  • Please provide a certified letter or bank statement verifying the total amount of liquid, personal or family funds, in US dollars, that is available for tuition (personal cost) and educational expenses (books, insurance).
  • Undergraduates must submit certified copies of high school transcripts.  Lindenwood will accept in-progress transcripts to determine admissibility. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18500 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    18500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18500 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Saint Charles

  • 800 - 1300 USD/month
    Living Costs

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