Dec 17, 2017
Offered by: College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences, Psychology and Sociology Department
Required Core Courses for Major: 40 units
A 2.0 cumulative GPA is required in core courses, including subplan courses, in order to receive a degree in the major.
Required Subplan/Option Courses: 16 units
If course(s) is taken to satisfy GE requirements, then student will need to complete additional approved units for "Required Subplan/Option".
Elective Subplan/Option Courses: 20 units
Electives in SOC 300-400 level (except SOC 380 and SOC 400 ) (12)
Select 2 courses from the following:
If course(s) is taken to satisfy GE requirements, then student will need to complete additional approved units for "Elective Subplan/Option".
Required Support Courses: 16 units
The following major support courses should be used to satisfy the indicated GE requirements. If these courses are not used to satisfy GE, the total units to degree may be more than 180 units.
Elective Support Courses: 12 units
Select 3 courses from the following:
Unrestricted Electives: 8-20 units
Select a sufficient number of courses so that the total from “Required Support”, “GE”, and “Unrestricted Electives” is at least 92 units.
General Education Requirements: 68 units
Students should consult the Academic Programs website https://www.cpp.edu/~academic-programs/general-education-course-listings.shtml for current information regarding this requirement. Unless specific courses are stated under Support Courses, please refer to the list of approved courses under General Education Requirements, Areas A through E.
Area A. Communication and Critical Thinking (12 units)
- Oral Communication
- Written Communication
- Critical Thinking
Area B. Mathematics and Natural Sciences (16 units)
- Physical Science
- Biological Science
- Laboratory Activity
- Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning
- Science and Technology Synthesis
Area C. Humanities (16 units)
- Visual and Performing Arts
- Philosophy and Civilization
- Literature and Foreign Languages
- Humanities Synthesis
Area D. Social Sciences (20 units)
- U.S. History, Constitution, and American Ideals
- History, Economics, and Political Science
- Sociology, Anthropology, Ethnic and Gender Studies
- Social Science Synthesis
Area E. Lifelong Understanding and Self-development (4 units)