Sociology Major (A.B. in Sociology) [offered through Honors Tutorial College]
Students are selected by the director of studies of the sociology tutorial program and the Honors Tutorial College on the basis of superior academic ability and the potential for self-motivated study and research. Applicants typically are required to submit additional essays, and an interview with the director of studies is required for admission. More information, including materials and deadlines, is available at www.ohio.edu/honors/tutorial-programs/apply. Recommendations from two high school teachers are required.
Change of Program Policy
Under normal circumstances, we do not accept students as transfers into this program. However, first-year students may apply to transfer into the sociology tutorial program and the Honors Tutorial College. These students must meet the same entrance requirements as entering freshmen.
External Transfer Admission
First-year students at another institution may also apply to transfer into the sociology tutorial program and the Honors Tutorial College. These students must meet the same entrance requirements as entering freshmen. Students who meet the criteria for admission as first-year students may be accepted before the end of their freshman year.
Opportunities Upon Graduation
Most students graduating from the program pursue graduate or professional education with many going on to Ph.D. programs in sociology or law school.