As a sociology and criminology major, you can tailor your studies to prepare for a variety of career paths as well as graduate and professional school.

Major Requirements (36 cr.)

  • Required courses:
    SC 101   Foundations of Sociology
    SC 350   Sociological Research Methods I
    SC 351   Sociological Research Methods II
    SC 400   Sociological Theory
  • Eight other sociology courses (a minimum of four of these must be taken at the 300 or 400 level).
    Students may take these eight courses in the four specialized concentrations within the Department of Sociology and Criminology or choose from a variety of sociology courses.

For details about the sociology and criminology major, including a course listing, refer to the John Carroll Undergraduate Bulletin, p.388.