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Sociology (AA) Associate of Arts

This degree is recommended for students who plan to pursue Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology. This is a recommended curriculum only. Some courses may be taken in different order and students do not have to complete the degree in four semesters. All interested students should see the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences Division Director or program advisor for a degree plan.

Program of Study
Course SubjectCourse TitleCredit Hours
First Semester
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3
SOCI 1301 Introductory Sociology 3
SOCI 1306 Social Problems 3
PHED 1164 Introduction to Physical Fitness and Sport 1
COMMUNICATION Communication * 3
Total Hours 13
Second Semester
ENGL 1302 Composition II 3
GOVT 2305 Federal Government 3
SOCI 2301 Marriage and Family 3
HISTORY American History * 3
SCIENCE Life and Physical Sciences * 4
Total Hours 16
Third Semester
GOVT 2306 Texas Government 3
HISTORY American History * 3
SOCI 2306 Human Sexuality 3
SOCI 2326 Social Psychology 3
SCIENCE Life and Physical Sciences * 4
Total Hours 16
Fourth Semester
CRIJ 1307 Crime in America 3
MATH Mathematics * 3
LANG/PHIL/CULTURE Language, Philosophy, and Culture * 3
CREATIVE ARTS Creative Arts * 3
COMPONENT AREA Component Area Option * 3
Total Hours 15
Grand Total 60

* Core Curriculum Options 

*It is recommended for students to check with the institution they are planning to transfer to for advice on which courses work best for their major.

View course descriptions here: Course Catalog