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General Sociology, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Jefferson City, TN, United States
General Sociology at Carson-Newman University provides a broad understanding of society: what great thinkers have said about it, how to study it, how it has changed, where it is going. It is an excellent secondary field for those of you whose main interest lies in a profession such as law, journalism, or the ministry. 
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Overview

The General Sociology Department, located in the Chambliss Building, has three full-time faculty members and approximately 50 student majors. We offer three majors: General Sociology, Cross-cultural Sociology, and Human Services (aka social work).

Learning outcomes

A background in General Sociology can complement your primary field by providing you with a deeper appreciation of the social issues that will frequently confront you in your profession.

Carson-Newman University faculty prepares students every day to compete on the world stage – whether you’re studying on campus, online or at one of our many opportunities abroad. With our small class size, professors will know you and walk alongside you in your college journey in a caring, Christian community. Through faith and learning, we’re providing a life-changing education where students come first.

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:

  •  Social Problems
  •  Criminology
  •  Sociology of Religion
  •  Environmental Sociology
  •  Social Research Methods
  •  Social Theory
  •  Statistics
  •  Social Psychology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Application for Admission
  • After you apply, please submit $100.00 application through your application portal at admissions.cn.edu/status
  • Official Transcripts from high school or secondary school and diploma or National Examination Result slip (One in original native language, one translated into English)- A professional Evaluation is required for the admission process

Tuition Fee

  • International

    28200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14100 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    28200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14100 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Jefferson City

  • 1005 - 1870 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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