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Sociology BA/MA - Applied Social Research - Curricular Plan

(HEGIS: 22.08 SOCIOLOGY, CIP: 45.1101 Sociology)

Department of Sociology

430 Park Hall
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-4670

Dr. Robert Adelman
Department Chair

Dr. Kristen Schultz Lee
Director of Undergraduate Studies

Associated Programs

Curricular Plan

A Curricular Plan provides a roadmap for completing this academic program and the UB Curriculum on time. Your actual plan may vary depending on point of entry to the university, course placement and/or waivers based on standardized test scores, earned alternative credit and/or college transfer credit.

All students are encouraged to use this plan in conjunction with other academic planning resources such as your academic advisor, the HUB Academic Advisement Report, My Planner and Path Finder tool.

In addition to following this course roadmap, all other admission and academic requirements of this major as listed in the Undergraduate Catalog must be met in order to successfully complete this degree.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
UB Seminar UBS 3
SOC 101LEC Introduction to Sociology M/DIV 3
Pathway or ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric P or CL1 3 or 4
Scientific Literacy SLI1 3
Elective E 3
Total Credits: 15 or 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
Elective E 3
Pathway P 3
Pathway or ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric P or CL1 3 or 4
Scientific Literacy SLI2 4
Elective E 3
Total Credits: 16 or 17

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
SOC 293LEC Social Research Methods M 3
SOC Research-Intensive Elective M 3
Elective E 3
Pathway P 3
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
SOC 294LR Basic Stat for Social Sci M/MQR 4
Pathway P 3
Pathway P 3
SOC Research-Intensive Elective M 3
Elective E 1
Total Credits: 14

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
SOC 349LEC Classical Soc Theory M 3
SOC Research-Intensive Elective M 3
SOC 421LEC Writing in the Social Sciences M/CL2 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
SOC Research-Intensive Elective M 3
UBC 399 UB Capstone CAP 1
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Total Credits: 16

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
SOC 504LLB Basic Stat for Soc Sci M 3
SOC 567SEM Soc of Theory, Classical M 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
SOC Research-Intensive Graduate Course M 3
SOC Research-Intensive Graduate Course M 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Total Credits: 12

Fifth Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
SOC 606SEM Soc Resch Mthd 1:Genl App M 3
SOC Research-Intensive Graduate Course M 3
SOC Graduate Elective M 3
SOC Graduate Elective M 3
Total Credits: 12
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
SOC Graduate Elective M 3
SOC Graduate Elective M 3
Total Credits: 6
Total Credits Required for Degree:
137
Curricular Category Key
Category Description
M Course required for major (including pre-requisites needed for admission to major)
E Elective (course not required for major or UB Curriculum)
UB Curriculum
CAP UB Capstone
CL1/CL2 Communication Literacy (2 required)
DIV Diversity in the United States
MQR Math and Quantitative Reasoning
P Pathway Course (6 required: 3 Global, 3 Thematic)
SLI1/SLI2 Scientific Literacy and Inquiry (2 required)
UBS UB Seminar
Note: Some classes may count toward both a major (M) and UB Curriculum (UBC) requirement. Courses that count toward more than one requirement are indicated by a "/" (slash) in the category column, indicating which categories the course will satisfy.
 
Published: Nov 23, 2021 13:19:52