Associate of Arts Degree - Sociology Designation

Course Requirements 

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterCredits
COM 115 Public Speaking 3
Or COM 125 Interpersonal Communication 
ENG 121 English Composition I : GT-CO1 1,2 3
MAT 135 Intro to Statistics: GT-MA1 1,3 3
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology I: GT-SS3 1 3
Guaranteed Transfer Arts & Humanities Course (GT-AH1, GT-AH2, GT-AH3, GT-AH4) 3
 Subtotal15
Second Semester
ENG 122 English Composition II: GT-CO2 2 3
SOC 102 Introduction to Sociology II: GT-SS3 3
Guaranteed Transfer History Course (GT-HI1) 3
Guaranteed Transfer Natural & Physical Sciences Course (GT-SC1) 4
Guaranteed Transfer Social & Behavioral Sciences Course (GT-SS1, GT-SS2, GT-SS3) 3
 Subtotal16
Third Semester
Guaranteed Transfer Arts & Humanities Course (GT-AH1, GT-AH2, GT-AH3, GT-AH4) 3
Guaranteed Transfer Natural & Physical Sciences Course (GT-SC1) 4
Guaranteed Transfer Sociology Course (GT-SS3) 4 3
Guaranteed Transfer Sociology Course (GT-SS3) 4 3
Elective 3
 Subtotal16
Fourth Semester
Guaranteed Transfer Arts & Humanities Course (GT-AH1, GT-AH2, GT-AH3, GT-AH4) 3
Guaranteed Transfer Social & Behavioral Sciences Course (GT-SS1, GT-SS2, GT-SS3) 3
Guaranteed Transfer Sociology Course (GT-SS3) 4 3
Elective 4
 Subtotal13
 Total Credits60
1

 Building Block Course

2

Students can take ENG 122 and an additional GT-CO3 course instead of ENG 121 and ENG 122.

3

One GT Pathways course (GT-MA1)- prefer MAT 135: Introduction to Statistics, except: Adams State University prefers MAT 121: College Algebra;  Colorado Mesa University requires either MAT 120: Mathematics for the Liberal Arts or MAT 121: College Algebra;cUniversity of Colorado Denver requires MAT 121: College Algebra or MAT 123: Finite Mathematics or MAT 135: Intro to Statistics; Western State Colorado University requires MAT 120: Math for Liberal Arts 

4

 Choose from the following:

SOC 205  Sociology of Family Dynamics: GT-SS3

SOC 207  Environmental Sociology: GT-SS3

SOC 215  Contemporary Social Problems: GT-SS3

SOC 216  Sociology of Gender: GT-SS3

SOC 218  Sociology of Diversity: GT-SS3

SOC 220  Sociology of Religion: GT-SS3

SOC 231  Sociology of Deviant Behavior: GT-SS3

SOC 237  Sociology of Death and Dying: GT-SS3

Electives

Advanced Academic Achievement
Accounting Principles I
Accounting Principles II
ANT - all courses
ARA - all courses 111 and higher
ART - all courses
ASL - all courses 121 and higher
AST - all courses
BIO - all courses
Introduction to Business
Legal Environment of Business
Business Communication and Report Writing
Business Statistics
CHE - all courses
CHI - all courses 111 and higher
Introduction to PC Applications
COM - all courses
Introduction to Criminal Justice: GT-SS3
Computer Science I: (Language)
Computer Science II: (Language)
DAN & PED - all courses (up to 4 credits total)
Introduction to Early Childhood Education
Introduction to Early Childhood Education Techniques
Nutrition, Health and Safety
ECE Child Growth and Development
Administration: Human Relations for Early Childhood Education
ECO - all courses
Introduction to Education
ENG - all courses 121 and higher
Environmental Science with Lab: GT-SC1
FRE - all courses 111 and higher
GEO - all courses
GER - all courses 111 and higher
GEY - all courses
HIS - all courses
HUM - all courses
Human Nutrition
ITA - all courses 111 and higher
JOU - all courses
JPN - all courses 111 and higher
LIT - all courses
MAT - all courses 120 and higher
MGD - all courses
MUS - all courses
PHI - all courses
PHY - all courses
POS - all courses
PSY - all courses
SOC - all courses 1
SPA - all courses 111 and higher
THE - all courses
WST - all courses
1

Additional SOC courses beyond the 5 courses (15 credit hours) identified above may not count toward the Sociology major at the receiving four-year institution. Please see an Academic Advisor for more information.