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2011-2012 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2011-2012 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Social Sciences Major, B.A.

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The following is only one source of information regarding a student’s program of study for a B.A. 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:

(See General Education Requirements for Baccalaureate Degrees .)

Major Courses:

(grade of C or better required)


  • Select one of the following:


  • 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.A. Degree Requirements:

Foreign Language (one area – minimum of 6 hours at the 200 level or above)

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

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