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Fall 2015

Welcome back!  Enrollment census day is Thursday, September 17th.  You will not be able to make changes to your course schedule without a completed petition, the Department Chair's approval, and approval from the Academic Advising and Retention Services office.


Planning to Graduate in Spring 2016?

The deadline to submit your Application for Graduation and Major Form to the Registrar for Spring 2016 graduation is Thursday, October 1st, 2015.  These forms require the signature of the Acting Department Chair, Dr. Carlos Garcia.  Submit your forms to the SISS department office in DMH 241 at least a week before the deadline.  Late forms will not be accommodated. Be sure to attach 2 unofficial transcripts, printout of the "My Academics" homepage via your MySJSU, and your course history to complete your application packet. Click here for forms and directions.


New Sociology Major Concentrations Starting Fall 2014

There are two new major concentrations and one new minor offered:

If you are interested in majoring in these new concentrations, please complete a Change of Major form, attach your unofficial transcripts, and submit your paperwork to the SISS department office in DMH 241 for the signature of the Acting Department Chair, Dr. Carlos Garcia.


Sociology Capstone Permission Codes for Spring 2016

If you are scheduled to graduate in Spring 2016 and plan to register for SOCI 181B, you must request a permission code using an online form that will be posted in the next several weeks.  Eligible students should have already taken SOCI 104 and SOCI 105 prior to Spring 2016.  If you only have one of these courses left to take, you may concurrently enroll in that course and SOCI 181B in Spring 2016.


Admissions to Criminology Are Closed as of September 30, 2011.

New students are no longer being accepted into the Sociology Concentration in Criminology.