Ohio University

Sociology-Criminology B.A. 4-Year Plan

This is a sample plan for graduating in four years with a Sociology B.A. at Ohio University.

Program: BA4253 Sociology-Criminology

  • Applied Science and Mathematics = AS
  • Cross-Cultural Perspectives = CP
  • Fine Arts = FA
  • Humanities and Literature = HL
  • Natural Science = NS
  • Social Sciences = SS
  • 3XXX = 300 Level Course
  • 4XXX = 400 Level Course
  • J Course = Junior Comp
  • A&S = Humanity (3 credits)

Make sure that Tier II courses and electives fulfill the distribution requirements set by both the university and the College of Arts & Sciences. (Your DARS will help you see which requirements still need to be met.)

Year 1

Get your Math, English Composition, Languages and Tier II courses done now! Five (3 credit) courses per semester is normal load for a semester.

Fall

  • ENG 1510 (3 credits)
  • SOC 1000 (3 credits)
  • MATH1200 OR PSYC 2110 (4 credits)
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE (4 credits)
  • TIER II (3 credits)

Total (17 credits)

Spring

  • SOC 2600 (3 credits)
  • PSYCH 2110 OR ELECTIVE (3-4 credits)
  • TIER II (3 credits)
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE (4 credits)
  • TIER II (3 credits)

Total (16-17 credits)

Year 2

Take in this order: Math then Stats.

Fall

  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE (3 credits)
  • SOC 3000 (3 credits)
  • TIER II (3 credits)
  • TIER II (3 credits)
  • TIER II (3 credits)

Total (15 credits)

Spring

  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE (3 credits)
  • SOC 3600 (3 credits)
  • TIER II (3 credits)
  • TIER II (3 credits)
  • TIER II (3 credits)

Total (15 credits)

Year 3

Fall

  • SOC 3500 (3 credits)
  • TIER II (3 credits)
  • ENG ?J? COURSE (3 credits)
  • CRIM ELECTIVE (SOC 3XXX/4XXX) (3 credits)
  • ELECTIVE (3 credits)

Total (15 credits)

Spring

  • CRIM ELECTIVE (SOC 3XXX/4XXX) (3 credits)
  • TIER II (3 credits)
  • ELECTIVE (3 credits)
  • SOC ELECTIVE (3 credits)
  • ELECTIVE (3 credits)

Total (15 credits)

Year 4

Sociology/Criminology Capstones count for Tier III and as 400 level Sociology/Criminology.

Fall

  • CRIM ELECTIVE (SOC 3XXX/4XXX) (3 credits)
  • ELECTIVE (3 credits)
  • ELECTIVE (3 credits)
  • ELECTIVE (3 credits)
  • ELECTIVE (3 credits)

Total (15 credits)

Spring

  • SOC 4950 (3 credits)
  • ELECTIVE (3 credits)
  • ELECTIVE (3 credits)
  • ELECTIVE (3 credits)

Total (12 credits)