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AA-T in Sociology


Please note:  These requirements are based on 2021-2022 LAVC Catalog.

Complete a minimum of 60 transferrable semester units consisting of required courses for major, general education and elective courses as needed. Some major courses may double count for general education. Each major course must be completed with a grade of C or higher. To explore career and academic pathway options, visit the LAVC Program Mapper.

Students who plan to graduate and/or transfer should first meet with a Counselor to review and submit a Petition for Graduation early in the semester before they are expected to complete their requirements. Online Graduation Petitions that are submitted without a counselor’s approval will require a counselor’s review and approval in order for it to be processed. For the latest degree requirements, check the LAVC catalog.


Required courses:

Course Course Title UNITS
SOC 001 Introduction to Sociolgy 3
SOC 004 Sociological Analysis 3

Select one course (4 UNITS)

Course Course Title UNITS
MATH 227* Statistics 4
STAT 101* Statistics for Social Sciences 4

LIST A: Select two courses (6 UNITS)

Course Course Title UNITS
SOC 002 American Social Problems 3
SOC 003 Crime and Deliquency 3
SOC 011 Race and Ethnic Relations 3
SOC 012 Marriage and Family Life 3
SOC 031 Sociology of Gender 3

LIST B: Select one courses (3 UNITS)

Course Course Title UNITS
PSYCH 013* Social Psychology 3
SOC 021 Human Sexuality 3
SOC 025 Drugs and Culture 3
Any course not used in List A.

Total units required for major: 19

Follow CSU General Education Certification (CSUGE) OR Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) for CSU to meet general education unit requirements.

Required general education units: 39-41

Required transferable elective units: 0-2

Total transferable units required: 60

*This course has a prerequisite or a corequisite.
# Cross-referenced course.