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

Liberal Arts: Sociology is a MassTransfer A2B Mapped Program with the Massachusetts State Universities or Universities of Massachusetts.

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

Degree Requirements: 

Item #
Title
Credits

General Courses

 +
41-42

Additional Electives

 +
6
Total credits:
62

Course Sequencing

Item #
Title
Credits
Behavioral/Social Science Elective  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
16
Item #
Title
Credits
Lab Science Elective  +
4
Sub-Total Credits
16
Item #
Title
Credits
Literature Elective  +
3
Multicultural Perspective Elective  +
3
Science Elective  +
3 - 4
Sub-Total Credits
15-16
Item #
Title
Credits
Global Awareness Elective  +
3
Humanities Elective  +
3
Behavioral/Social Science Elective  +
3
Additional Program Electives - Sociology Transfer  +
3
Additional Program Electives - Sociology Transfer  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
15

Overview

Subject

Type

Associate Degree

Campus

Degree Offered

Associate in Arts in Liberal Arts & Sciences (Sociology Transfer)

Program Contact

Kathleen Pearle, Dean, Kathleen.Pearle@bristolcc.edu

Colleen Avedikian, Coordinator, Colleen.Avedikian@bristolcc.edu