Little Mac Bridge

Little Mac Bridge

The pedestrian bridge, Little Mac, crosses 75 feet above the ravines, connecting the north and south sections of the Allendale Campus.

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Grand Rapids Community College

Program Guide: Sociology

First Year

First Semester
EN 100 or 101 3
MA 110 4
Elective 3
Humanities elective 3
SO 251 3
16
Second Semester
EN 102 3
Social Science elective 3
Science lab elective 4
SO 254 3
Elective 3
16
 

Second Year

First Semester
Science elective 3
SO 260 3
Elective 3
MA 215 4
Elective 3
16
Second Semester
World Perspective elective 3
Elective 3
Humanities elective 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
15
 

NOTES:

  • Degree offered: B.A., B.S.. Students seeking the B.A. degree must demonstrate third-semester proficiency in a foreign language.
  • This guide fulfills the MIchigan Transfer agreement (MTA).  Science and humanities electives must be selected from different disciplines.  Social science elective must be a non-SO course.  Please check with your community college advisor for additional associate degree requirements.  GVSU will still honor the MACRAO agreement.
  • IT IS STRONGLY RECOMMENDED THAT STUDENTS SEE THE GRCC COUNSELING AND CAREER CENTER FOR A LIST OF COURSES THAT WILL FULFILL ELECTIVES.
  • World Perspectives electives:  AN 201, AN 210, AN 285, BA 288, EC 290, EN 252, EN 281, EN 282, FR 232, GR 232, GE 135, GE 210, GE 296, HS 101, HS 102, HS 120, HS 121, HS 230, HS 239, HS 240, HS 241, HS 242, HS 290, HS 295, PS 201, PS 202, PS 215, SP 232

 

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Students majoring in sociology have a wide variety of career options. The discipline emphasizes an understanding of social organization and diversity and prepares students for careers in a variety of settings, including human services, human resources, business, and community organizations. Schools, churches, hospitals, courts, prisons, mental health agencies, and drug abuse agencies provide specific locations for employment and student internships.

Admissions Office • 1 Campus Drive • Allendale MI 49401-9403
Phone (616) 331-2025 • 1-800-748-0246 • admissions@gvsu.edu