B.A. in Sociology at Camden

This degree completion program is offered with classes taking place on the Rowan University Camden Campus. It is intended for those who have completed their Associate’s degree and wish to pursue the Bachelor of Arts in Sociology. The Rowan University B.A. in Sociology seeks to develop competency in the analysis and understanding of the effects social factors have across all levels of society. Students may choose to pursue the General Sociology program or the Applied Sociology Specialization. The General Program allows students flexibility in choosing which lower and upper level electives will be part of their program. The Applied Sociology specialization focuses specifically on the analysis and treatment of social problems, the assessment of community based needs and practices, and the development and evaluation of strategies for positive social change. It provides a sound foundation for pursuing careers in human and community service industries.

Curriculum

Rowan University requires the completion of 120 semester hours (30 s.h. must be at Rowan University) of approved general education and major coursework in order to graduate with a bachelor’s degree. The B.A. in Sociology degree completion program is a full-time program offered on the Rowan University Camden Campus only, that provides those who chose to pursue the General Program with 33 s.h. and those who choose to pursue the Applied Sociology Specialization with 36 s.h.

Coursework

The following courses are offered on the Rowan University Camden Campus and make up the B.A. in Sociology degree completion program. The courses listed here are not official and are subject to change. For an official list of available courses please visit the Section Tally.

  • General Program Required Courses: 33 s.h.
  • Applied Sociology Specialization Required Courses: 36 s.h.
Required Courses
Course Number
Title
S.H. (Credits)
SOC 08120 Introduction to Sociology 3
SOC 08331 Classical Sociological Theory 3
SOC 08375 Sociological Research Methods 3
SOC 08376 Social Statistics 3
SOC 08425 Senior Seminar 3
Sociology Course (Any Level) 12
Sociology Course (300-400 Level) 6
Concentration Courses
Course Number
Title
S.H. (Credits)
SOC 08120 Introduction to Sociology 3
SOC 08221 Social Problems 3
SOC 08331 Classical Sociological Theory 3
SOC 08375 Sociological Research Methods 3
SOC 08376 Social Statistics 3
SOC 08425 Senior Seminar 3
SOC 08494 Sociology Field Experience 3
SOC 08339 Sociological Practice 3
Sociology Course (Any Level) 3
Practice Bank Course 3
Applied Bank Course 3
Specialization Bank Course 3

Admissions Requirements

The following is a list of items required to begin the application process for the program. There may be additional action or materials required for admission to the program. Upon receipt of the materials below a representative from the Rowan Global Admissions Processing Office will contact you with confirmation or indicating any missing items.

  • $65 (U.S.) non-refundable application fee

  • Official transcripts from all colleges attended (regardless of number of credits earned)

  • Associate’s Degree or 24 semester hours of transferable college credits

  • Minimum undergraduate cumulative GPA of 2.0 (on a 4.0 scale)

Start Dates & Application Deadlines

The chart below details available entry terms for the B.A. in Sociology at Camden program as well as corresponding application deadlines. Submitting the Application Form is only the first step to beginning the admission process. All of the required materials listed above must be received on or before the application completion deadline for your desired entry term to be considered for admission to that term. We encourage you to complete the application form and begin submitting your materials at least one month before the deadline indicated.

Entry Term Start Date Application Deadline
Fall 2019 08/27/2019 07/01/2019
Spring 2020 01/14/2020 11/01/2019

Tuition & Costs

Rate Fees Per Semester Hour
$470 No fees $470