It is important that students understand all the requirements for both admission to the sociology major and graduation from the program. Below are the requirements as well as information about academic advising should there be any questions.
In order to be admitted to the Sociology major:
Your cumulative ISU grade point average must be 2.25 or higher with C's or better in introductory Sociology coursework
You must have enough time left at ISU in order to complete the sequencing requirements for our major core classes
Please make sure you have an updated My Illinois State address to insure that you receive mailings from our department
The undergraduate advisor will review your application for admission to the sociology major within the time frames listed below and will contact you within a week to schedule an advising appointment. If you are accepted into the major, you will be formally admitted during this appointment. Your major will not be changed to sociology until you meet with the advisor.
Application Review Periods For Fall Admission: February 1 - February 28 For Spring Admission: September 1 - September 30