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Student Learning Outcomes

Sociology  (B.A.)


Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to: 

  1. identify the economic, political, and cultural bases of social inequality and the factors which affect social mobility (social stratification/inequality)
  2. recognize and apply the rules of the scientific method to the study of social phenomena (research methods/statistics)
  3. compare and contrast basic theoretical orientations in sociology and demonstrate an understanding of how basic theoretical orientations can be applied to different aspects of social reality (theory)