Jun 23, 2018  
2018-2019 GCC Catalog 
  
2018-2019 GCC Catalog

CSCU Pathway Transfer Degree: Sociology Studies, A.A.


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Please contact a campus advisor for this program:

With this degree, you will be able to transfer to the following majors:

At Central Connecticut State University Sociology, B.A.
At Eastern Connecticut State University Sociology, B.A.
At Southern Connecticut State University Sociology, B.A.
At Western Connecticut State University Anthropology/Sociology, B.A.
At Charter Oak State College Sociology, B.A.

Here is the recommended course of study for the Sociology Studies Transfer Degree.  If you are studying part-time, simply follow the order of the courses listed here. Note that not all courses will be available every semester. You will notice that in many instances, you will be able to choose the specific course you will take from within a category.

Suggested Course Sequence


First Semester


Total Semester Credits: 15


Second Semester


  • Choose one course in Quantitative Reasoning 3 credits (CCSU recommends MAT 167)
  • Choose one course in Written Communication II 3 credits
  • Choose one course in Scientific Reasoning 3-4 credits
  • SOC Elective (you may take any SOC courses for these electives, but two of them must be at the 2xx level)
  • Unrestricted Elective*

Total Semester Credits: 15-16


Third Semester


Begin the transfer application process in your third semester or the semester before you plan to graduate.  FAFSA becomes available October 1.

  • Choose one course in Scientific Knowledge and Understanding 3-4 credits
  • Choose one course in Social Phenomena 3 credits
  • Choose one additional General Education I - Creativity 3 credits
  • SOC Elective (you may take any SOC courses for these electives, but two of them must be at the 2xx level) 3 credits
  • Unrestricted Elective 3 credits

Total Semester Credits: 15-16


Fourth Semester


During your last semester at GCC, don’t forget to apply for graduation!

  • Choose one course in Critical Analysis/Logical Thinking 3 credits
  • Choose one course in Oral Communications 3 credits
  • Choose one course in Additional General Education II - Global Knowledge 3 credits
  • SOC Elective (you may take any SOC courses for this elective, but two of them must be at the 2xx level) 3 credits
  • Unrestricted Elective 3 credits

Total Program Credits: 15


Total Program Credits: 60-61


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