Department of Sociology


Students at UCCS

Overview of Program

Sociology applies the methods of social science to understand how broader social forces influence our thoughts, beliefs and behavior. It provides an important background for careers in human resources, education, business, law, social work, criminal justice, politics, arts, sports, and public administration.

Online Completion

The Bachelor's Degree Program in Sociology offers the option of online completion. If students have completed 60 credits at UCCS, or transfer in with an AA, they will be able to complete their Bachelor of Arts at UCCS in sociology completely online. Alternatively, students who reside in the Colorado Springs area also have the option to take a combination of online and evening/weekend courses to complete the degree.