Undergraduate | Department of Sociology


Sociology Degrees

Our department offers both a Bachelor of Arts (BA) and a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Sociology. Information about the requirements for each of these degrees is available in the UNT Undergraduate Catalog:

All Sociology core courses are available in an online format. The department offers flexible options for students who are unable to attend classes in a traditional manner, including online, face-to-face, and hybrid classes.

GradTrack (BS + MA/MS)

Beginning Fall 2018 the sociology department will be offering a degree plan that allows students to earn a Bachelor of Science in Sociology along with a Master's of Arts or Science with a Concentration in Research and Theory. Students can apply for this during the third year of study at UNT (after completing 75 credit hours). More information on requirements and an Academic Map of the program is available in the link below.

Academic Advising

Academic advisors and counselors are available in the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences Dean's Office for Undergraduates and Student Advising in the General Academic Building (GAB), Room 220, to assist students in the development and pursuit of meaningful educational goals. Contact them by phone at 940-565-2051 to learn more about Sociology courses. You may also contact the Sociology Faculty Advisors.

TheCollege of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences Dean's Office for Undergraduates and Student Advising has trained academic advisors who are assigned to specific majors. The academic advisors prepare students' degree audits, assist majors with core curriculum issues and requirements for their chosen major, and process graduation applications. Students interested in making sociology their major can contact the CLASS advisors or the Sociology Faculty Advisor, Dr. Helen Potts.

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