Sociology Major and Medical Concentration
Along with completing the Liberal Arts Degree Requirements, required by all majors in the School of Liberal Arts, Sociology majors must meet the following, major specific requirements.
Requirements for Major
30 credit hours of sociology course work (12 of which must be completed at IUPUI), with a grade of C (2.0) or better.
R100 - Introduction to Sociology (3 Cr.)
R351 - Social Science Research Methods (3 Cr.)
R359 - Introduction to Sociological Statistics (3 Cr.)
Theory course selected from one of the following:
- R355- Social Theory(3 Cr.)
- R356-Foundations of Social Theory(3 Cr.)
- R357-Contemporary Sociological Theory(3 Cr.)
Capstone course (click here for FAQs regarding the Capstone) selected from one of the following:
15 additional credit hours of other Sociology courses. These additional credits can be taken from a special list of Medical Sociology courses, so that the record of a specific Major Concentration in Medical Sociology is noted on your transcript.
Faculty Mentors for Sociology Majors:
Primary - Peter Seybold, CA 303 M, 317-278-2290, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Alternate - David Strong, CA 301 B, 317-278-1138, email: email@example.com
To declare your major in Sociology, visit the School of Liberal Arts, Office of Student Affairs, in CA 401 for the proper paperwork!