The Department of Sociology offers two undegraduate degrees, a Bachelors of Arts (BA) degree and a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree. The BA degree requires a foreign language, 30 credit hours of core sociology courses, plus 15 elective hours in sociology (chosen in consultation with a departmental advisor). In addition, a BA degree requires a minor.

A BS degree requires 30 hours of core sociology courses and 30 hours in an interdisciplinary concentration.  The Sociology department offers concentrations in:

We also offers two graduate certificates. These include:



Department of Sociology
Appalachian State University
ASU Box 32115
209 Chapell Wilson Hall
480 Howard Street
Boone, NC 28608

Phone: 828-262-2293
Fax: 828-262-2294

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