Complete 24 credit hours in sociology electives, with no more than 6 credits at the 100- or 200-level, and at least 3 credits at or above the 400-level (not including SOCY-491 or SOCY-492).
Combined Sociology (BA) and Sociology (MA)
American University offers students the opportunity to earn both undergraduate and graduate degrees through its combined bachelor's/master's programs. See Combined Bachelor's and Master's Degreesfor more information.
In addition to meeting the minimum university requirements for combined bachelor's/master's programs:
Students must have a minimum overall 3.00 grade point average. Students interested in applying to this combined program should consult with their advisor and other faculty members before formal application is begun.
Undergraduate students may apply up to 12 credit hours of approved graduate-level coursework in sociology, including STAT-514 Statistical Methods (3), to satisfy the requirements of both degrees.