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Undergraduate Catalog 2012-13 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Sociology Major - Social Psychology Concentration


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Social Psychology is the study of the impact of group life on individual behavior, thought, and personality development. Training in social psychology provides a valuable background for a variety of positions in human service organizations and can provide an excellent theoretical foundation for graduate work in more applied fields such as social work, counseling, public administration and criminology. Since this is a concentration, students cannot major/minor in this concentration and have a sociology major/minor as well.

Electives (12 hours)


Three of the following electives (9 hours) are required:

  • At least three (3) hours of other electives within the Sociology department.

Baccalaureate-Level Writing Requirement


Students who have chosen the Sociology Major-Social Psychology Concentration will satisfy the Baccalaureate-Level Writing Requirement by successfully completing:

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