Earn your degree in sociology online
BACHELOR OF ARTS DEGREE IN SOCIOLOGY
Earn your Bachelor of Arts in Sociology degree online from Ashford University, and discover the intricate framework of relationships between individuals and the societies they live in: their composition, organization, culture, and development.
Engage in the study of humans in their individual and collective aspects as well as their economic, social, political, and religious activities. Tackle such areas as social issues, cross-cultural perspectives, community, aging, and family. Upon graduation, you will gain a practical understanding of these areas and other important sociology concepts.
- Defend knowledge of foundational sociological concepts; specifically, concepts of diversity, social responsibility, human rights, and dignity and respect for others in society
- Assess a variety of classical and contemporary sociological theoretical perspectives
- Evaluate research methodologies within the sociological context
- Critically evaluate sociological issues
- Apply sociological tools to impact societal issues