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  Dec 13, 2017
 
 
    
2016-2017 Catalog

Pre-Sociology, A.A. (General Transfer)


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Academic Program Code: 537

This academic program lays the foundation for students to transfer to a 4-year institution to complete a bachelor’s degree in Sociology. Sociologists study social life, diverse communities, and social change, among other social phenomena, and use scientific methods to find empirical answers to complex social questions. By declaring this Pre-Major, students are on track to graduate with both an Associate of Arts degree from GRCC and a bachelor’s degree in Sociology from a four-year institution.

General Education Courses


English Composition


Select two of the following courses:

Humanities


Select two Humanities Electives from two different disciplines.

Social Sciences


Select one Social Sciences Elective from a discipline other than PS.

Natural Science & Mathematics


Select one math course and two science courses from two different disciplines.  One of the science courses must be a lab science.

Program Elective Courses


Select nine (9) credit hours of electives from the courses listed below. Courses should be selected based on the program at the institution you intend to transfer to.

General Elective Courses


Select a minimum of twelve (12) credit hours to be used toward your minor, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, or elective credit requirements at the 4 year institution you are transferring to. If you are seeking a Bachelor of Arts degree, a foreign language is often required.

Total Credit Hours


61

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