Develop Insights into Social Processes that Shape Lives
Pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Sociology from University of Houston-Clear Lake's College of Human Sciences and Humanities puts you on the path to exploring solutions to some of society’s greatest challenges. You will gain valuable perspective from a faculty that specializes in areas including family sociology, medical sociology, immigration, religion, race and ethnic relations, and conflict resolution. Prepare to think abstractly, gather research and apply insights, organize and present information, and resolve conflict.
Tap your Potential to Create Change
A Bachelor of Science in Sociology from UHCL provides a solid foundation for entrance
into a number of professions, including business, social services, public relations,
education, nonprofit organizations, human resources and law. Our faculty members specialize
in sociology of the family, immigration, medical sociology, race and ethnic relations,
religion, social inequality, complex organizations and nonprofit organizations, and
conflict resolution. As an undergraduate sociology student, you can acquire needed
insights into the social issues that influence the way people work at all levels in
the community and in the operation of organizations and corporations.
To help you further organize your coursework and career focus, you can opt to choose from the following concentrations:
- Family Sociology
- Health and Medicine
- Legal Studies
- Urban Studies
- Women's Studies
- Work and Occupations
So, have we convinced you that University of Houston-Clear Lake's College of Human Science and Humanities is the next step in your pursuit of academic success? Learn what it takes to be admitted to help you reach your educational goals.
- How to Apply as a Freshman Student
- How to Apply as a Transfer Student
- How to Apply as an International Student
This degree has a specific set of courses you’ll need to complete before you can graduate from University of Houston-Clear Lake. Learn more about the classes that will help you complete the requirements of this degree.Sociology, B.S.
Examine how much it could cost to receive a degree from the College of Human Sciences and Humanities at UHCL.
Deadlines for Applying
- Freshman Deadlines
Priority - July 15
Final - August 1
Priority - November 1
Final - December 1
Priority - March 1
Final (Summer Session I & II) - May 1
- Transfer Deadlines
Summer 2024Priority - May 1
Summer I Final - May 22
Summer II Final - June 28
Fall 2024Priority - August 1
Final - August 12
Returning UHCL Students - August 14
Spring 2025Priority - December 1
Final - January 6
Returning UHCL Students - January 8
- International Deadlines
Deadline - May 1
Deadline - October 1
Deadline - April 1
For more information regarding deferring your application, please visit Deferring International Admission.
Students interested in qualifying for scholarships &/or applying for visas outside the U.S. should apply and submit the application documents/test scores by the priority deadline
*International freshmen applicants will not be accepted for Summer semester.
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