Sociology Social Service

Associate in Arts

The Sociology/Social Service program explores sociology and the application of history, sociology and psychology to the field of social services. Students are exposed to a diversity of thought and people. With course work that examines a variety of academic disciplines and modes of inquiry, students have opportunities to increase selfawareness, interpersonal skills, creativity and civic awareness. Students are expected to recognize ethical dilemmas, and also develop frames of reference necessary for critical thinking and problem solving.


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First Semester

  • CSC 115 Computer Applications
  • ENG 101 English Composition I
  • HIS 101 Western Civilization I
  • SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology 
  • Mathematics Elective


Second Semester

  • ENG 102 English Composition II
  • HIS 102 Western Civilization II
  • PSY 101 General Psychology
  • SOC 214 Interviewing and Counseling Skills
  • Humanities Elective


Third Semester

  • ENG 202 Introduction to Speech Communication
  • SOC 121 Introduction to Social Services
  • SOC 201 The Family
  • Science Elective
  • Humanities Elective


Fourth Semester

  • POL 102 American Government
  • POL 221 Public Administration
  • SOC 102 Contemporary Social Problems
  • Humanities Elective
  • Science Elective