BA in Sociology (Social Interaction Concentration)

All Students should regularly consult an advisor in the major. Sociology advisors have drop-in advising hours. For a schedule of advising hours, see Advising.

Requirements of the Major (42 units)

To view a list of courses required for the major concentration in Social Interaction, plus course descriptions, please see the current SJSU Catalog


Transfer Credit & Articulation 


See the SJSU Catalog for complete degree information on the BA in Sociology, Concentration in Social Interaction. Requirements of the major are only part of the requirements for graduation, as briefly summarized here:

Requirement Units
University Graduation Requirements

41 units

Major Core Requirements

27 units

Concentration Requirements

15 units

University Electives

37 units


120 units

A minor in another department is strongly recommended.

Some classes “double count” in GE or SJSU Studies as well as in the Sociology major. However, the units for the class only count once. You should keep track of the cumulative number of units you have earned. Check your transcript on MYSJSU.