Sociology Transfer

Program Goals Statement

The Liberal Arts: Sociology Transfer program provides a comprehensive and rigorous foundation for students who plan to transfer to complete a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology. Sociology is the scientific study of society, including patters of social relationships, social interaction, and culture. Graduates of Bachelor's Degree programs are well-equipped with the tools needed to make sense of the shifting social world and contribute solutions to difficult social programs in careers in areas such as Business, Higher Education, Human Resources, Law, Publishing, Teaching and Community, Health & Social Services.

Program Information

The Sociology Transfer concentration prepares the student for transfer to a 4-year institution to purse a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology.

MassTransfer A2B Pathway

The Liberal Arts - Sociology Transfer program is a MassTransfer A2B Mapped Program with some Massachusetts State Universities. When choosing electives, complete an A2B Program Search to determine available transfer institutions and to ensure all credits will be transferred and applied to your degree.

Degree Requirements

General Courses

Course #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
18-19

Elective Courses

Course #
Title
Credits
Global and Historic Awareness Elective  +
3
Multicultural and Social Perspectives Elective  +
3
Multicultural and Social Perspectives Elective  +
3
Multicultural and Social Perspectives Elective  +
3
Humanities and Fine Arts Elective  +
3
Literature Elective  +
3
Lab Science Elective  +
4
Science Elective  +
3 - 4
Sub-Total Credits
28-29

Program Electives

Course #
Title
Credits
Behavioral and Social Science Elective  +
3
Behavioral and Social Science Elective  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
15
Total credits:
61-63

Course Sequencing

Item #
Title
Credits
Behavioral and Social Science Elective  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
16
Item #
Title
Credits
Lab Science Elective  +
4
Program Elective  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
16
Item #
Title
Credits
Literature Elective  +
3
Multicultural and Social Perspectives Elective  +
3
Science Elective  +
3 - 4
Program Elective  +
3
Program Elective  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
15-16
Item #
Title
Credits
Global and Historic Awareness Elective  +
3
Humanities and Fine Arts Elective  +
3
Behavioral and Social Science Elective  +
3
Program Elective  +
3
Program Elective  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
15

Overview

Program

Degree

Associate in Arts

Campus

Degree Offered

Associate in Arts in Liberal Arts (Sociology Transfer)

Program Contact

Colleen Avedikian
Program Coordinator
Colleen.Avedikian@BristolCC.edu

Kathleen Pearle
Dean of Behavioral & Social Sciences and Education
Kathleen.Pearle@BristolCC.edu