2020-2021 Catalog 
    
    Sep 26, 2020  
2020-2021 Catalog

Philosophy and Sociology Double Major


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The Sociology department and Philosophy department offer a double major for students interested in majoring in both degrees. 

General Requirements

  • A minimum of 120 hours must be completed with a cumulative CU grade point average of 2.0; at least 45 of these hours must be at the upper-division level (courses numbered 3000-4999).
  • No more than 54 hours of PHIL and no more than 54 hours of SOC course work can count towards the degree.
  • The last 30 hours of the degree must be completed while registered in the College of Letters, Arts & Sciences at UCCS.
  • Courses numbered below 1000 do not count towards degree completion.

Philosophy (30 hours)

  • The Philosophy major requires a minimum of 30 credit hours of PHIL course work and a minimum of 18 credit hours of upper-division (3000+ level) PHIL course work.
  • All PHIL courses must have a grade of “C” or better.

Sociology (30-31 hours)

  • The Sociology major requires a minimum of 30 credit hours of SOC work and a minimum of 18 credit hours of upperdivision (3000+ level) SOC course work.
  • All SOC courses must have a grade of “C” or better.

Note 1: SOC 3150 and 3170 should be completed prior to the senior year and must be taken at UCCS.
Note 2: Students who double count a Substantive course with the Summit, must take an additional 3 hours of electives to meet the 30 hour minimum hours for the major.

Course Requirements


Philosophy Courses


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    • Upper-Division Electives (15 credit hours):

    Complete a minimum of 15 hours of upper-division (3000+ level) PHIL courses.

     

    • Electives (9 credit hours): 

    Complete an additional 9 hours of PHIL courses to meet total credit hours.

Sociology Summit Experience


Honors Track: Complete SOC 4980 Capstone Preparatory   and SOC 4990 The Sociology Capstone .

OR

Standard Track: Complete one SOC course with a Compass Curriculum Summit flag. Courses on the Substantive list that have a Summit flag may double count.

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