Department of Sociology and Anthropology

Honors in Sociology

Qualified juniors and seniors may apply to work for honors in sociology.


    • 3.3 minimum GPA in sociology courses

    • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

    • Completion of 12 hours of sociology courses; and

    • Qualification as a sociology major


A student must complete nine hours of independent work in sociology. During the final semester before graduation, the student must complete an honors paper. The honors topic and paper are to be developed in close conjunction with a faculty adviser. Students should discuss their special interests with faculty members or with the honors adviser, who will help identify an appropriate faculty member to guide the honors work.

For more information, please contact:

Undergraduate Advisor: Dr. Dwight Haase
Phone: 419-530-5574 

Last Updated: 6/27/22