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Sociology, B.A.

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Lovejoy, GA, United States| Online
Sociology at Madonna involves the study of social change, social life, diverse communities, and their interactions. Students will learn to use scientific methods to find empirical answers to complex social questions. 

Overview

Why Study Sociology at Madonna University?

  • One of the only Applied Sociology Programs in the State of Michigan
  • You not only gain the academic knowledge required by employers, you also learn how to apply that knowledge in the workplace
  • Participation in internships and research projects gives Madonna sociology grads an advantage in the job market
  • Small class sizes mean you will receive more personal instruction
  • Our professors bring real-world experience into the classroom

A sociology degree will equip you with the necessary skills to succeed in making sense of the ever-changing social world such as communication, collaboration, analytical problem solving, multicultural understanding, effective writing, and research. You will develop a foundation of greater understanding of our globalized society, so as to contribute solutions to social problems.

For students planning to train in closely related fields, such as social work, psychology, marketing, sign language studies, criminal justice, social services, counseling or personnel, Madonna’s sociology course work, in research methods, sociological theory, and other substantive areas, will provide a solid foundation for admission to graduate school.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Social Problems
  • Tools for Success in Social Work and Sociology
  • Social Theory

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    70

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General Requirements

  • Complete online application for undergraduate admissions
  • Official high school transcript (final transcript after graduation with graduation date posted)
  • ACT/SAT score(s)
  • AP, IB test score(s), if applicable
  • Dual Enrollment/college transcript, if applicable

Tuition Fee

  • International

    770 USD/credit
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  • National

    770 USD/credit
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Living costs for Lovejoy

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
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Funding

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