Jun 03, 2020  
2012-2013 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    
2012-2013 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Social Sciences Major, B.S.


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The following is only one source of information regarding a student’s program of study for a B.S. in Social Sciences. Note: Some courses taken for the major will also fulfill requirements for the General Education Curriculum. Students should always meet with a faculty advisor for information on course scheduling, rotation, and selection and for planning an effective and efficient program of study.

General Education Curriculum


Major Courses:


(grade of C or better required)

  • Select one of the following:

  • POL 350 - Social Science Research Methods
  • HIS 311 - Introduction to Historical Thinking and Research
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  • Select four History Elective Courses, excluding HIS 101-102 (can include HIS 311) (12 semester hours)

  • Select four Political Science Elective Courses (can include POL 350) (12 semester hours)

  • Select four Anthropology, Economics, Geography, Philosophy, or Sociology Elective Courses, with at least two at the 300-level or above, and from at least three disciplines (12 semester hours)

Total major courses required: 36 Semester Hours


B.S. Degree Requirements:


  • 8 semester hours of Laboratory Science

  • MA 113 - College Algebra or higher (excluding MA 123)
  • 6 semester hours of Science and/or Mathematics

  • 3 semester hours of additional mathematics above MA 113 or computer applications/programming course

Total Hours Required for a B.S. in Social Sciences: 124 Semester Hours


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