Bachelor of Science

Availability: On-Campus, Online | Program Length: 120 Hours

As a Sociology major, you will gain skill in critical thinking, cross-cultural perspective, and practical understanding of today's social issues.

Program Overview

The Bachelor of Science in Sociology at Texas A&M University-Central Texas explores society and social institutions to reveal the complex social reality that exists beneath surface appearance. Program coursework, designed to strengthen the sociological imagination, allows students to understand the impact of social forces and the various ways they constrain and enhance our lives.

As a Sociology major, you will develop skills in research, critical thinking, cross-cultural perspective, and practical understanding of today's social issues including social change, the environment, economy, and individual & social identity. In addition, you will gain a broader awareness of social inequality, social mobility, and marginalization. Our graduates enter diverse careers with an understanding of our complex social world, individuals, and organizations that comprise it.

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Career Opportunities

  • Social services
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Education
  • Research
  • Government
  • Law enforcement

Transfer Pathways:

The direct & affordable path from your community college to a Bachelor's degree!

Whether you are attending an A&M-Central Texas partner college, have credits from another community college, or are attending a another four-year university, your A&M-Central Texas enrollment specialist can help you find the quickest and most affordable path to your bachelor degree.

To get started, select the Bachelor's degree you are seeking, and then select your community college:

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Sociology Honor Society

TAMUCT Sociology Honor Society: Alpha Pi of Texas, our local chapter of the national honor society, Alpha Kappa Delta.


National Honor Society: Alpha Kappa Delta


A&M-Central Texas Sociology Club Facebook page

Program Contacts

Dr. Roslyn SchoenDr. Michelle Dietert
Department: Social Sciences
Associate Professor of Sociology
Room: HH-204a
Phone: 254.519.5441

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